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7 Ways to Save Money When Buying Gluten-Free

Gluten-free products can be expensive. For someone with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, that extra cost can be stressful. I know because I WAS highly sensitive to gluten. Over Twice As Expens…

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Are GMOs Responsible For Your Gluten Intolerance?

Gluten, a protein found in wheat and other grains, has been linked to everything from gas and bloating to celiac disease, a serious autoimmune condition that can increase risk of death. Some estima…

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9 Dangers of Gluten-Free Products

The mainstream gluten-free diet can actually be making you fat and unhealthy! This is the conclusion I have found in my extensive research over the past two years. Yes, if you are celiac or gluten …

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How Many People Have Food Allergies? (Infographic)

The gluten-free lifestyle is becoming increasingly well-known, but how many people really suffer from celiac disease, gluten intolerance, and other food allergies? A new infographic by Fooducate seeks…

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6 Gluten-Free Grains to Add to Your Diet

Whether you're sensitive to gluten or just wanting to eat less of it, here are 6 gluten-free grains that offer many health benefits: Brown Rice Unlike white rice, brown rice is high in fiber and…

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Can Eating Wheat Affect Mental Health?

Most people believe that grains are a wholesome part of a healthy diet, particularly whole grains, such as whole wheat. Whole grains are also one of the relatively few foods that are allowed to ma…

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Gluten-Fewer: Why the Gluten-Free Industry is Ill-Defined

An estimated 1 percent of the U.S. population struggles with some form of celiac disease (an autoimmune disorder in which gluten damages the lining of the small intestine) or gluten intolerance. It do…

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