A Gut Reaction

I heard a  commercial for yogurt make the statement that 70% of our immune system is located in our gut.  In all of these almost 30 gut wrenching years of Celiac awareness, I have never heard this. Experiencing how absolutely EVERYTHING that goes wrong with my body, seems directly related to ingesting wheat.  It makes…

Remember. Forget the Wheat.

Celiac,gluten intolerance effects more than just the gut. For far more people than you know, and doctors will admit. Gluten does not JUST cause a bit of upset stomach and diarrhea.  The stomach intestinal upset is just the easiest seen symptom. It is the hidden symptoms that are truly the most detrimental. Doctors, and we…

I See Celiac Do You?

Case # 1: Woman in 50’s with years past diagnoses of Crohn’s Disease.   Thyroid has been removed due to cancer, Cancerous lymph nodes and a cancerous lump in the breast has been noted.     Jaundice, abdomen pain and floaty fatty stools, itching skin recently warranted the removal of gall bladder, no stones present. Case #2…

You NEED D, Not Wheat!

All of those with gluten intolerance, Celiac, Crohns, Cystic Fibrosis, Giardiasis, Whipple’sdisease, Diphyllobothriasis, Anclyostomiasis, Chronic Pancreatitis, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome.. All of those who have had stomach surgery, removal of stomach, stapling of stomach. All of those who have had any part of their intestines removed for any reason.  All of  those who have had stomach cancer,…

Disease Free

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb.I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made;your works are wonderful, I know that full well.   Psalm 139: 13-14 Our bodies are wonderfully made. Our bodies grow from tiny group of cells, a perfect combination of chromosomes into living, breathing, creating, thinking,…