Wheat and Gluten Allergies

Wheat and gluten allergies can trigger other health conditions. See what you need to know about wheat and gluten in your diet.

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People with non-celiac wheat sensitivity have a weakened intestinal barrier, which leads to a systemic immune response and a non-gluten protein may be to blame.

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Is the American wheat industry to blame for the gluten-free craze? Don't believe the hype, gluten might not be the problem you think it is.

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Some people in the anti-wheat movement say that the grain has compounds in it that make it addictive. But is this true?

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A gluten allergy can have an early onset in childhood or a late onset in adulthood. Find out more about developing gluten allergies later in life from this article.

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Sinus problems can be caused by an allergy to gluten. Find out more about how gluten allergies cause sinus problems by reading this article.

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Some symptoms of a gluten allergy include gastrointestinal, neurological and behavioral symptoms. Learn about symptoms of a gluten allergy in this article.

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The only way to manage a gluten allergy is by eliminating gluten from your diet. Find out more about what foods people with gluten allergies must avoid from this article.

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Not all people who are allergic to gluten have celiac disease. Find out more about the differences between celiac disease and a gluten allergy from this article.

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A severe skin rash, known as Dermatitis Herpetiformis, is one of the symptoms of a gluten allergy. Find out more about skin rashes caused by gluten allergies from this article.

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Many people with gluten allergies experience uncontrolled weight gain. Find out more about how gluten allergies can cause weight gain from this article.

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There are a range of tests for gluten allergies. Find out more about getting tested for a gluten allergy from this article.

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Gluten allergies can be mild to life-threatening. Find out about desensitizing a gluten allergy from this article.

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Consult your doctor or the Internet to find out more about gluten allergies. Find out more about gluten allergies from this article.

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People with gluten allergies are at higher risk of developing thyroid problems. Find out more about the connection between gluten allergies and thyroid problems from this article.

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Wheat allergies can cause a variety of symptoms. Learn whether wheat allergies can affect your sinuses in this article.

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Wheat allergies cause a variety of symptoms. Learn whether wheat allergies can cause breathing problems in this article.

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Wheat and gluten allergies are not the same. Find out more about the differences between wheat and gluten allergies from this article.

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If you have a gluten allergy you do not have celiac disease. Learn whether if you have a gluten allergy, you have celiac disease, in this article.

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Dizziness is one symptom of a gluten allergy. Find out more about why some people with a gluten allergy suffer from dizziness in this article.

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