Gluten Sensitivity (Gluten Intolerance)
Gluten and Bipolar Disorder - Is There a Connection?
It's possible that gluten sensitivity is associated with bipolar disorder -- anecdotal reports and what little research there is indicate a potential connection in some patients. However, more research is needed.
If you clearly react to gluten but don't have celiac disease, you may have gluten intolerance (also called gluten sensitivity). Here's what we know -- and don't yet know -- about gluten intolerance.
Do you need specific genes to have gluten sensitivity?
Researchers are learning more about the genetics that may be involved in non-celiac gluten intolerance (also called gluten sensitivity). Find out what genes may dispose you to gluten intolerance.
Gluten Sensitivity Tests
Although there's no medical consensus on how to diagnose gluten intolerance or gluten sensitivity or whether it even exists, physicians increasingly are using several different tests to look for the condition. Here's what you need to know about gluten intolerance tests.
Gluten Sensitivity Symptoms
Symptoms of gluten sensitivity can include abdominal pain, gastrointestinal problems, fatigue, headaches, brain fog and tingling in the extremities.
Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity Research
Research shows that some people with mixed or negative results on celiac disease tests might have gluten intolerance, also known as gluten sensitivity or gluten allergy, and benefit from a gluten-free diet.
EnteroLab Gluten Intolerance Testing - Readers' Stories About EnteroLab...
Readers' stories about their experiences with EnteroLab, which tests for gluten intolerance (also known as gluten sensitivity) by looking for antibodies in your stool.
Gluten and Schizophrenia
Is there a link between gluten consumption and schizophrenia? Researchers say there's an as-yet undefined (although very small) subset of schizophrenics who might benefit from a gluten-free diet.
Gluten and Anxiety
In people with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, consuming gluten may cause symptoms of anxiety.
Readers' Gluten Intolerance Diagnosis Stories
How were you diagnosed with gluten sensitivity or gluten intolerance? Tell your story.
Gluten Sensitivity vs. Celiac Disease
Celiac disease and gluten sensitivity appear to be two different conditions. How are they related?
How Many People Have Gluten Sensitivity?
Estimates vary as to how many people have gluten sensitivity, but it could be as many as one in two.
EnteroLab Testing May Identify Gluten Sensitivity
EnteroLab tests for gluten sensitivity (also known as gluten intolerance) by looking for antibodies to gluten in your stool.
Gluten Sensitivity Health Risks
It's not clear whether gluten sensitivity, a newly-recognized medical condition, really is, but it may be linked to autoimmune conditions.
Wheat Belly, by Dr. William Davis
Dr. William Davis' book Wheat Belly is thoroughly researched and well-written, detailing the adverse health effects that humans -- all humans -- suffer from wheat ingestion.
Dr. Ron Hoggan: Thoughts on Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity
Dr. Ron Hoggan talks about the difference between celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity, why the incidence of both conditions is on the rise, and what he likes to eat for breakfast.
Dr. Rodney Ford: Zero Gluten, Worldwide
Dr. Rodney Ford believes gluten is as bad for your health as cigarettes, and thinks we're on our way to a gluten-free planet. Read the interview.
Gluten and Sleep
Gluten may be associated with sleep problems in people who have gluten sensitivity as well as those who have celiac disease.
What kind of doctor treats celiac disease or gluten sensitivity?
What kind of doctor should you see to diagnose and treat celiac disease or gluten sensitivity?
How You Can Cope with Fatigue Caused by Gluten
How to cope with gluten-induced fatigue if you have gluten sensitivity.
Does gluten sensitivity cause an increased risk for cancer?
Will your gluten sensitivity cause an increased risk for cancer? If so, which types are you most at risk for? Here's what we know (and don't know).
Nine Signs You May Have A Gluten Allergy
Here are nine signs that may indicate you have a gluten allergy.
What Are Gluten Allergy Symptoms?
What are the symptoms of a gluten allergy? It depends whether you have non-celiac gluten intolerance or another condition that's called "gluten allergy." This checklist can help you figure it out.
Five Different Types of 'Gluten Allergy'
When you say you have a 'gluten allergy,' just what does that mean, exactly? It usually means one of five things, including gluten sensitivity.
Four Reasons Not to Get A Diagnosis of Celiac Disease or Gluten Sensitivity
Here are four reasons not to pursue an official diagnosis of celiac disease or gluten sensitivity.
Four Reasons to Get A Diagnosis of Celiac Disease or Gluten Sensitivity
Here are four reasons to consider pursuing a diagnosis of celiac disease or gluten sensitivity.