| May 5, 2012
Most of us are too plump and are overly fond of snacks, fast food — and food in general. So why did two lean young women who dine on smoothies and organic fruits and vegetables (how unimpeachable does that sound) seek help cleaning up their act?...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:19 PM
Q: I have been breast-feeding my baby for seven months and have suffered through recurring infections with Candida albicans. The antifungal pill fluconazole worked, but I needed a very high dose. That worries me. I'm interested in a more natural...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Saturday is Doughnut Day at Dee's One Smart Cookie in Glastonbury. We'll often head there — my kids and I — all the way from West Hartford, looking for a blueberry, a chocolate or on old-fashioned. It's the kind of trip I made with my dad...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 4:34 PM
As the FDA revisits labeling food as gluten-free, it reopens the public comment period. People with celiac disease are primarily affected by gluten....
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Mindy Kaling: In her book "Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?," Mindy Kaling of "The Office" mocks stock roles for women in romantic comedies....
| Mar 31, 2010
Celiac disease is also known as gluten sensitive enteropathy is an autoimmune condition where the body mounts an immune response against the protein, gluten. Glutens are primarily found in wheat, and most people relate this condition to...
| Mar 30, 2010
Some research has suggested that Celiac Disease may contribute to reproductive problems in women, including infertility, miscarriages and problems with the baby's growth. One study, for example, found that women with Celiac Disease became fertile...
| May 19, 2010
Q Ten years ago, I experienced atrial fibrillation three times in one month. It never recurred until recently.
My wife has suggested that I should refrain from eating or drinking anything that contains caffeine. I dislike coffee, but I do enjoy...
| May 23, 2010
Whether you are looking for a healthier lifestyle or have celiac disease, following a gluten-free diet can be a challenge. Using some of the newer cookbooks at the Newport Beach Public Library will help you find a gluten-free lifestyle that can open up...
| Jun 23, 2010
It's clear that Celiac Disease can be very challenging to diagnose. Stomach pain, diarrhea and bloating, some of the more common symptoms of Celiac, can also mean anything from gallbladder disease to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). There is good research,...
| Jun 3, 2010
In a sense, the 2 million plus Americans with celiac disease are lucky. No other autoimmune disease has such a safe and effective treatment.
Purging the diet of gluten—the protein in wheat, rye and barley that triggers an immune reaction in the...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 11:31 PM
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