HowStuffWorks states that a gluten allergy is not really an allergy, but intolerance to gluten, a complex protein found in wheat, rye, oats, and barley. The most recognizable indication of gluten intolerance is manifesta... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Allergies

As of October 2015, experts state that there are no recommended testing methods for diagnosing non-celiac gluten sensitivity, according to the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness. Although stool, saliva and blood te... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

According to the Food Allergy Research and Education Foundation a wheat allergy is not the same as gluten intolerance, Celiac disease, or a gluten allergy. Wheat allergies may be outgrown whereas celiac disease is always... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Allergies
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