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Coeliac

Lactose Intolerance and Coeliac Disease

There is often confusion surrounding the relationship between lactose intolerance and coeliac disease, when in actual fact the two are very different. Coeliac disease is an autoimmune disease whereby gluten…
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Exema

Eczema and Lactose Intolerance

One common belief about lactose intolerance is that it can both cause and aggravate skin conditions such as eczema. Many people who find themselves diagnosed as lactose intolerant have reported…
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Calcium

The Importance Of Calcium Intake

Calcium is best known as the main structural element of bones and teeth, but it is also involved in a much wider range of vital processes within the heart, muscles…
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Lactose in medicines

Lactose in medicines

It might not occur to you that the medicines you buy at your local pharmacy could contain lactose. However, lactose is a fairly common ingredient in many over-the-counter medications, often…
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Are autistic children more likely to be lactose intolerant?

Are autistic children more likely to be lactose intolerant?

For several years scientists have talked about a potential link between autism and lactose intolerance, citing a correlation between dairy consumption and certain characteristic behaviours as a possible reason for…
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