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Lifestyle Changes That Every Coeliac Patient Should Adapt

Coeliac disease (gluten intolerance) is a physical disorder which results from an immune response to gluten. It is also referred to as the Coeliac disease. The symptoms of Coeliac include fatigue, weight loss and chronic diarrhea, although some cases can be asymptomatic – in which no symptoms would appear whatsoever. Coeliac disease is triggered by a [...]

Why Gluten Intolerance is on the Rise

Diagnosed cases of gluten intolerance, also known as coeliac disease, are becoming more and more common every single day. Almost everyone knows someone with coeliac disease and many restaurants and food processors are now promoting gluten-free options to cater to the growing number of sufferers. Gluten intolerance is not an allergy, but an autoimmune disorder [...]

Living with celiac disease!

Celiac disease is a chronic digestive disorder triggered by gluten that causes damage to the lining of the small intestine. It can lead to the malabsorption of minerals and nutrients as well as digestive issues. Gluten is a family of proteins that can be found in wheat, barley, rye, and some oats.  Symptoms of celiac [...]

Understanding Gluten Free

What is Coeliac? Coeliac is a genetic, auto-immune disorder of the small intestine. It is where the body has an adverse reaction to gluten in the diet and begins to produce antibodies that attack the lining of the small intestine rather than the food products consumed. It is also called gluten intolerance, many people who [...]