Gluten

One in 100 people in north India suffer from celiac disease, say experts

One in 100 people in north India suffer from celiac disease, say experts

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease that occurs due to ingestion of a protein called gluten which is present in cereals.

Sep 09, 2017, 10:46 AM IST
Gluten intolerance taking away the pleasures of drinking beer? Researchers have found a way out!

Gluten intolerance taking away the pleasures of drinking beer? Researchers have found a way out!

Currently, no medicinal treatment is available, and the only option is to follow a strict, gluten-free diet. 

Jun 15, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
This enzyme tablet may help relief symptoms of gluten intolerance

This enzyme tablet may help relief symptoms of gluten intolerance

Researchers found that taking this enzyme tablet while consuming foods containing gluten also prevents a significant amount of it from entering the small intestine.

May 08, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Consuming gluten-free food may increase diabetes risk

Consuming gluten-free food may increase diabetes risk

A new research has revealed that individuals who eat gluten-free foods such as starch-containing rice, cassava, corn, soy among others regualarly are at the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.

Mar 11, 2017, 00:19 AM IST

Five reasons you should stop eating bread!

Bread is low in essential nutrients when compared to other foods such as fruits, vegetables, meat and fish. 

May 25, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

New non-invasive method to spot a child with celiac disease

The researchers detected six celiac children among the 198 who participated in the study.

Mar 12, 2016, 21:27 PM IST

Many probiotics could actually be harmful: Study

If you believe that probiotics are good for your health, there is a piece of news for you. A new study finds that more than half of popular probiotics contain traces of gluten.

May 17, 2015, 16:41 PM IST

Google confirms Paleo as hottest diet of 2013

Google trends annual Zeitgeist list has confirmed that Paleo diet was 2013`s most searched diet.

Jan 01, 2014, 10:31 AM IST

No link between celiac disease and autism: Study

There`s no link between celiac disease and autism spectrum disorders, a nationwide study from Sweden says.

Sep 26, 2013, 11:12 AM IST

Pasta from green banana flour offers tasty treat

Researchers have developed a gluten-free pasta product from green banana flour, which tasters found more acceptable.

Jun 23, 2012, 12:39 PM IST