GPs say testing could speed diagnosis of coeliac disease

Coeliac disease is a serious autoimmune condition that can lead to infertility, osteoporosis and small bowel cancer if left untreated. But alarming new research reveals that 50% of GPs find coeliac disease difficult to diagnose and almost 90% believe that it is often overlooked when investigating infertility. In fact, it takes an average of 13 […]

Gluten or Wheat free beer – coeliac disease or wheat allergy?

If you have a wheat intolerance or allergy, beer could cause you problems and you probably avoid real ale and lager. There may be some beers that you can drink, I found out that whilst gluten free beers may still cause you problems, there are some wheat free beers out there!

Gluten Sensitive? Then You May Need To Ditch That Starbucks!

If you’re sensitive to gluten or have coeliac disease, is it enough just to avoid gluten, or are there other foods that can cross react with grains? To find out more about cross reactivity with gluten grains read on…

Champney’s – great if you have allergies, coeliac disease, eczema or asthma

Do you struggle to find places that are suitable for you to stay on holiday? Yearn for some pampering but worry you’ll not be able to eat the food or relax and enjoy the experience. Champney’s health spa really do make an effort. Great for anyone with allergies, asthma, eczema or psoriasis.

Irritable bowel and constipation – fifteen tips to avoid it

If you have allergies and/or food intolerance or have coeliac disease I’m pretty sure you will have had irritable bowel at some point. Anyone can suffer to varying degrees, but how do you shift it naturally? Here are ten tips for getting rid of constipation…

A quarter of the population think people with allergies are fussy eaters!

This week we hear that a quarter of the UK population actually thinks that those with allergies are just being fussy eaters. Find out more about Food Allergy and Intolerance Week which helps to raise awareness of what allergies really are and the difference between allergies and food intolerances.