31 Jul '17, 11pm

Wheat, Wheat, Don't Tell Me!

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease where the body forms antibodies that react to gluten. Those antibodies then cross react with intestinal cells causing damage to the gut lining. Depending on the severity of the gut damage, patients can develop abdominal pain, diarrhea, GI bleeding, and malabsorption. (Iron deficiency is particularly common; malabsorption of calcium can lead to osteoporosis.) Those antibodies can also attack the skin and cause a particular type of skin rash. Additionally, the increased inflammation and gut-cell turnover increases the risk of more serious issues like lymphoma and GI cancers and is associated with an increased risk of other autoimmune disorders. There is evidence that gluten ingestion doesn’t actually cause celiac disease but rather it severely exacerbates the underlying disease and symptoms. For this reason it is imperative that patien...

Full article: http://www.irunfar.com/2017/07/wheat-wheat-dont-tell-me.html

Tweets

LEGO Tests Bricks Made From Wheat in Effort to ...

ecowatch.com 31 Jul '17, 2pm

Fresh after meeting its 100 percent renewable energy milestone, LEGO is making progress towards its 2030 goal of replacing...

@grist

grist.org 01 Aug '17, 9pm

It’s peak hurricane season, but the nation’s worst weather disaster right now is raging on the High Plains. An intense dro...

@grist

grist.org 01 Aug '17, 9pm

It’s peak hurricane season, but the nation’s worst weather disaster right now is raging on the High Plains. An intense dro...

Whole Wheat Popovers with Berry Butter

pbfingers.com 02 Aug '17, 12pm

I am so sorry for your loss and I can’t even imagine what you must be going through, but thank you for sharing your story....

'Wheat' Nike Air Force 1s Are Back Again

'Wheat' Nike Air Force 1s Are Back Again

solecollector.com 07 Aug '17, 3pm

The ever popular "Wheat" look will return to the Air Force 1 once more via this pair of Nike Air Force 1 Lows said to be r...

The Nike Air Force 1 Low Returns in a Classic "...

hypebeast.com 04 Aug '17, 7pm

After releasing mid and high Flax versions of the Air Force 1 model in “Wheat,” Nike is set to launch the beloved low-top ...

How to tell whether a site is adaptive or respo...

searchengineland.com 29 Jul '17, 8am

Responsive sites are meant to change layout based on browser window size (regardless of device), while adaptive sites dete...