| Jan 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When La Caņada Flintridge resident Oliver Kolevski’s 11-year-old son, Max, was diagnosed with gluten and lactose intolerances a year ago, he had a hard time finding healthy foods for him to eat.
“I had to find a way to send my son to school,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Q: I always thought celiac disease was extremely rare and only affected young children. I was told that I had celiac as a child but that I had outgrown it.
I suffer a lot of digestive-tract discomfort, and my stomach constantly makes rumbling sounds that...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 2:19 PM
Q: I am 55 and was diagnosed with osteoporosis last April. I just learned that I am deficient in vitamin D.
I have felt fatigued and mentally foggy as long as I can remember. Could I have been vitamin D deficient for years and, as a result, developed...
| Feb 29, 2012
Grocery stores are packed with gluten-free products--the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that gluten-free revenues will reach 2- billion dollars this year.
Why the sudden explosion of gluten-free products?
The answer may come from the...
| Mar 2, 2012
It seems that people all over the country are jumping on the gluten free bandwagon these days. So is it trendy, or does it help them feel better? According to the experts, a food allergy to gluten can cause a number of aliments so...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The Aberdeen celiac disease support group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Primrose Living Center, 1701 Third Ave. S.E.
Those attending are asked to bring eating utensils, beverages and a gluten-free dish to pass, with a card listing the recipe...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:41 PM
It might be a caffeine headache, but it might be an aneurysm. Great. Now, at the very least, it's a stress headache.
We asked the experts to tell us five signs that your body is telling you something. And why you should do something about it. (Namely,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:54 AM
To learn more about the caltons and read excerpts ftom their book NAKED CALORIES go to www.CaltonNutrition.com
Jayson B. Calton, Ph.D., FAAIM, DCCN, CMS, CISSN, BCIH, ROHP, A.M.P
is a Fellow of the American Association of Integrative Medicine, a...
| Dec 20, 2008
| 4:05 PM
Chicago-area supermarkets, gourmet shops and bakeries routinely sell mislabeled products that pose a danger to those with food allergies, according to Tribune testing and a comprehensive check of grocery aisles.
When informed of the findings, more than a...
| Dec 31, 2008
Responding to a Tribune investigation and mounting consumer pressure, Whole Foods Market said Tuesday it has pulled three popular "gluten-free" products because the items actually contain the substance.
The grocery chain also said it will devise a strict...
| Dec 21, 2009
| 4:32 PM
The holidays are a tough time for anyone who has specific dietary needs, but near the top of the list are people with celiac disease. The autoimmune disease causes digestive symptoms such as intestinal inflammation after eating wheat, rye or......
| Sep 17, 2009
| 8:53 AM
Those who suffer from celiac disease have much to contend with. The immune-related disorder causes digestive symptoms when gluten is eaten, making flour-based foods such as breads and pasta problematic. Eating gluten can injure the surface of the small...