Tag Archives: leaky gut

Dr. Fasano Discusses Leaky Gut with Dr. Peter Osborne

   Dr. Fasano, leader of the University of Maryland Celiac Research Center, and I sat down for a private one on one interview. We discussed gluten sensitivity vs. celiac disease, leaky gut (intestinal permeability) and leaky brain, research on newly discovered gluten proteins, and mental diseases (schizophrenia, bipolar, depression).   These issues have been under great […]

Leaky Brain Syndrome and Gluten

Gluten sensitivity research identifies a connection between gluten induced leaky gut, and leaky brain.  The ramifications of these findings are important to understand the broad scope of the impact gluten has in many diseases. We were able to identify an intestinal Zot analogue, which we named zonulin. It is conceivable that the zonulins participate in […]

Corn gluten,soy, casein, wheat, and villous atrophy

Industrial adhesives? Dr. Osborne and Dr.Symes (Dogtor J) interview discusses how wheat, corn, soy, and dairy can cause damage to your gut in part 4 of this expert interview. Watch part 1-3 here… Watch Part 5 here…

Grain – A double edged sword

The globe-spanning presence of wheat and its exalted status among secular and sacred institutions alike, differentiates it from all other foods presently enjoyed by this planet’s human inhabitants. And yet the unparalleled rise of wheat as the very catalyst for the emergence of ancient civilization has not occurred without a great price. While wheat was […]

Leaky Gut and Autoimmune Disease

A recent paper published in the Annals of the New York Acedemy of Sciences connects intestinal permeability (AKA leaky gut syndrome) with the development of autoimmune diseases.  The authors base their findings on what we know of celiac disease and Type I Diabetes.  Both diseases share the same HLA-DQ genetics.  As well, they both share […]

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