Posts Tagged ‘Gluten free’

FDA sued over gluten in medications; protect yourself

May 13th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: It’s time to label which drugs have gluten A man with celiac disease is suing the FDA, demanding they take action on the undisclosed use of wheat in an estimated 150 different prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medications. Although about 1 percent of the population suffers from celiac disease, [...]

Hidden gluten in medications and home and body products

May 21st, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Don’t overlook medications and everyday products as sources of gluten So you’re officially gluten-free. You have your kitchen and shopping lists dialed in and you know how to look for hidden gluten in packaged foods. Ready to go! But wait — did you know that some body products [...]

How to go gluten-free the right way

March 11th, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Get healthier by going gluten-free the right way Anyone concerned with health and wellness has heard about the gluten-free diet. Eliminating gluten is critical for those who have celiac disease or non-celiac gluten sensitivity. What many gluten-free newcomers don’t realize is that many common gluten-free foods contain ingredients that [...]

Your Spouse: The Biggest Barrier to a Gluten-Free Diet?

August 21st, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY’s Capital District Vitality Center: How to deal with an unsupportive spouse for your gluten-free diet Spouses complain that eating gluten free is too expensive and too restrictive, they tell you that you’re making a big deal about nothing, or perhaps they simply cannot imagine life without those staples [...]

Are You Sure You Can Eat Wheat? Gluten Tests Often Wrong

April 24th, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Gluten intolerance is not as straightforward as once believed. Many people test negative for gluten intolerance when, in fact, they have celiac disease or should be on a gluten-free diet. This is because standard tests are incomplete and fail to account for gluten cross-reactivity. Fortunately, revolutionary breakthroughs in gluten testing are now available from Cyrex [...]