Tag Archives: thyroid disease

TRUE Gluten Free Testimonial – Thyroid Disease & Skin Rash Resolved

This testimonial to the TRUE gluten free diet shows how health can improve by changing the way you eat. Hypothyroid disease and scalp sores were resolved in this case. Confused about the gluten free diet? Don’t know the difference between “traditional” and TRUE gluten free? Are you on a gluten free diet and not healing? […]

Hypothyroid Disease Can be Caused by Gluten and Nutritional Deficiencies

More and more doctors are looking toward diet as a contributing factor in thyroid diseases. A new study sheds light on the fact that selenium deficiency can be caused by gluten induced malabsorption. The researchers go on to say that Selenium deficiency can cause thyroid diseases and can lead to unregulated inflammatory damage… Regarding gluten […]

Gluten, Selenium Deficiency, and Thyroid Disease

A new study sheds light on the fact that selenium deficiency can be caused by gluten induced malabsorption. The researchers go on to say that Selenium deficiency can cause thyroid diseases and can lead to unregulated inflammatory damage… Regarding gluten sensitivity – the target organs are not limited to the gut, but include thyroid, liver, […]

Gluten Protein Alters Brain Prolactin

The following research study demonstrates one of the brain altering effects of gluten. In this case, a compound in gluten acts as an opioid chemical that leads to the excessive excretion of the neuro hormone, Prolactin. Gluten exorphin B5 (GE-B5) is a food-derived opioid peptide identified in digests of wheat gluten. We have recently shown […]

Thyroid Cancer Increased with Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac

Another new study links celiac disease to an increased risk for cancer of the thyroid gland. There is a 2.5-fold increased risk of papillary cancer of thyroid for celiac patients. Source: J Clin Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug 6. We have long known that gluten can contribute to autoimmune thyroid disease. The fact that gluten can contribute […]