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Is fructose mal-absorption and lactose intolerance related to Coeliac disease?

Published on February 2, 2017 at 10:06 AM

Although unrelated, coeliacs and gluten intolerant (sensitive) individuals are often subject to fermentable sugar issues like fructose mal-absorption and lactose (milk sugar) intolerance. These conditions often accompany and are aggravated by coeliac disease primarily due to the compromised, damaged or dysfunctional gut condition and the ensuing fermentation, poor/incomplete digestion and malabsorption or intolerance of these nutrients.… »Read More & Show Comments

What is the difference between gluten intolerance and Coeliac disease?

Published on February 2, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Coeliac disease is an auto-immune disorder triggered by the consumption of gluten in which the gut lining and its villi are attacked by gluten leading to the poor digestion and assimilation of nutrients. In recent years another and quite distinct term has surfaced, namely that of gluten intolerance or sensitivity.… »Read More & Show Comments

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