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Can Gluten Cause Gut Inflammation?

Can Gluten Cause Gut Inflammation? Can gluten cause gut inflammation?  It is well known that gluten causes celiac disease – an inflammatory condition of the small intestine.  What is less well known, and often times completely ignored, is the connection between gluten and inflammation of other areas of the GI tract.  Keep in mind that […]

Acid Reflux Linked to Gluten Intolerance

A recent research study linked peptic disease (heartburn, GERD, stomach ulcer) to gluten exposure in patients with gluten sensitivity. PD (peptic disease) is not uncommon in the presentation of CD (celiac disease). It is more likely to be found in the second decade of life. CD should be included in the differential diagnosis of patients […]

Gluten, Acid Reflux, and Esophageal Disease

Can Gluten Cause Heartburn? Do you suffer with heartburn?  Has your doctor put you on medications like Nexium or Aciphex to control your reflux disease?  Remember that the drug does not correct the origin of the problem.  It only masks the symptoms.  Research suggests that people who suffer from acid reflux – AKA gastroesophageal reflux […]

Gluten Sensitivity Induces GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease)

Gluten And Acid Reflux – A Common Association Is there a medical link between gluten and acid reflux?  A recent research study linked peptic disease (heartburn, GERD, stomach ulcer) to gluten exposure in patients with gluten sensitivity.  So the short answer to the question is yes.  You can read a direct quote from the researchers below: […]

Gluten Free Diet – Weight Loss Enabler and Medication Buster

Gluten Free Diet – The most powerful treatment ever? I personally don’t know of a safe, side effect free, medical procedure, medication, or treatment that can provide control over blood sugar, blood pressure, acid reflux, and fever blisters.  Oh yeah, I almost forgot to mention – 50 pounds of weight loss.  Yet a gluten free […]

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