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gluten

6 Foods That Behave Like Addictive Drugs In Your Body

So many of my patients struggle with cravings, weight issues, and late night snack binges. Knowing that certain chemicals in foods, called exorphins,...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
July 8 2014

3 Surprising Reasons To Give Up Gluten

Maybe you’ve toyed with the idea of giving up gluten, or at least limiting it somewhat, but you haven’t made the leap just yet. After all, you haven’t...

Amy Myers, M.D.
July 3 2014

Why So Many Diet Trends Are Wrong (Infographic)

In a world where every day brings a new wave of information about how best to eat and exercise, it can feel impossible to keep up with everything. The...

June 27 2014

Is Gluten REALLY The Issue?

I've been on a mission to have excellent health for the last 52 years, and I've learned to be very tuned in to my body. Long ago, I discovered that...

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
June 24 2014

Don't Make These 5 Mistakes If You're Going Gluten-Free

Whether it’s due to celiac disease, autoimmune disease, or simply a desire to eat better, more and more people are adopting a gluten-free diet. This...

Maranda Carvell
June 18 2014

Why Gluten Is The Root Of All Evil

Dr. Amy Myers, a specialist in autoimmune disease, explains which foods are the worst for anyone trying to achieve optimal health.

June 18 2014

10 Tips To Make Sure You Really Get A Stress-Free Summer (Infographic)

Summertime is often associated with fun and relaxation, but stress is an ever-present force this time of the year that sneaks up on us derails all the...

Dr. Doni Wilson
June 15 2014

You'll Never Guess Which One Of These Doctors Loves Gluten

Today's revitalize featured a rockstar panel of doctors: Mark Hyman, Joel Kahn, and Frank Lipman, who all have different opinions about gluten. Here's...

June 14 2014

Why Conventional Medicine Is Failing All Of Us

Functional medicine physician Dr. Amy Myers speaks at MindBodyGreen's wellness summit about how Western medicine has taught us to treat symptoms...

June 14 2014

How To Date Someone With A Drastically Different Diet

In a perfect world, we'd all find our dietary counterpart. Our gluten-free girlfriend, our plant-based partner, our lactose intolerant lover, our...

Talia Pollock
May 28 2014

6 Signs Your Digestive Issues Might Actually Be SIBO

Studies show that over 50% of patients diagnosed with IBS actually have an underlying imbalance called small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO)....

Dr. Jill C. Carnahan
May 22 2014

10 Hidden Benefits Of Having Food Sensitivities

For those of us with food allergies or sensitivities, life can sometimes be a challenge. In a world where we are told we have to “live without,” I...

Heather Esposito
May 16 2014

Michael Pollan Weighs In On The Gluten-Free Craze

Michael Pollan thinks there’s more to the gluten-free craze than gluten intolerance alone.

May 15 2014

How I Learned That Compassion For Your Kid Can Be Hard Work

My daughter gets headaches. Not the take two aspirin and wake me in the morning kind. But the kind that brought her to her knees, crazed like a caged...

Carrie Dinow
May 15 2014

3 Surprising Ways To Get All The Benefits Of Quinoa

Quinoa is an ancient food and is called a superfood for its tremendous health benefits. Quinoa was sacred to the Incas and even today, is often...

Katrina Love Senn
May 13 2014

Do People Who Avoid Gluten Even Know What It Is? (Hilarious Video)

Many people have serious medical issues that prevent them from consuming gluten. But, according to late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, "A lot of...

May 8 2014

Why Fake Meats Are Hurting Your Health

Have you ever tried seitan? It looks like meat, feels like meat and, apparently with enough flavor enhancers, tastes like meat, too. But it’s not...

Meghan Telpner
May 8 2014

6 Ways To Lose Weight When You've Tried Everything

Is your gut bacteria to blame for your excess fat? Likely it is. We've known since the 1950s that giving livestock low doses of antibiotics fattens...

Dana James
May 7 2014

Is Ibuprofen Causing Leaky Gut & Making You Sick?

Sarah is a five-year-old girl who was brought to me as a patient at The Ultra Wellness Center by her mom. She came in for the treatment of severe pain...

Aviva Romm, M.D.
May 3 2014