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THE GUT MICROBIOME AND DEMENTIA

THE GUT MICROBIOME AND DEMENTIA

The term microbiome refers to our bodies’ natural biologic environment which includes  trillions of organisms, such as bacteria, viruses and fungi  which live inside of all of us. Our gastrointestinal tract has been the subject of extensive research seeking to understand how these organisms affect us, and how we may improve our health and prevent […]

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Does Gluten Cause Neurologic Disease?

Does Gluten Cause Neurologic Disease?

Does Gluten Cause Neurologic Disease? The diagnosis of Celiac Disease is made when gluten sensitivity is documented in the context of abdominal symptoms such as diarrhea, abdominal bloating and abdominal pain. The  diagnostic term Non Celiac Gluten Sensitivity (NCGS) is used for patients who test negative for Celiac Disease, but  have these  gastrointestinal symptoms when gluten is […]

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