MTHFR the ‘Mother’ of all

Celiac/gluten intolerance may just be the tip of the iceberg. What is lurking underneath, unchecked, undiagnosed, could be why you are still sick and tired even after removing your gluten, could be MTHFR. MTHFR is a gene that has the recipe for the enzyme called methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase. The enzyme, in turn, metabolizes B9/Folate into Methylfolate.  Methylfolate…

Ulcer from Hades

My son grew an ulcer about 4 years ago. Or better description is he was possessed by an evil demon that has taken up lodging in his duodenum. He invited this demon in with the eating of yummy gluten laden flour tortillas and a few gluten filled McDonalds burgers. He was tempted in  the Gluten-Less…

Gluten Bigots

Why are the people who are too stupid to understand what gluten is and the damages it does, continually confronting those who have the intelligence to remove gluten from our diets?  Why is ‘no gluten’ used as a joke in movies, sitcoms and late night?  No one makes fun of a diabetic taking insulin.  No…

Auto Immune Disease 101

Auto immune disease is so interesting and not as complicated as they sound. We  all have have an immune system. A group of  cells and tissues and organs. Working together. Making saliva, gastric juices,  skin, white blood cells, chemicals,within our bodies. Neutrophils. Eosinophils. Monocytes. Basophils. Lymphocytes. Antibodies.  A special team, protecting all of the body…

Wheat is Hiding

The gluten booger is hidden deep in the caverns of food additives.