Archives for November 2013

Endoscopy costs huge

Endoscopy costs are too much to be sustained as the diagnostic test for celiac. Endoscopy costs huge amounts. Endoscopy costs huge Endoscopy is an expensive medical procedure done to diagnose [or more usually to confirm] the presence of the intestinal damage of celiac disease - and celiac disease is in turn defined by endoscopy (the diagnostic procedure). This is inter-dependence on each other is what's known as a tautology. In other words, you … [Read more...]

Gastric reflux and bad behaviour

Did you know that gastro-esophageal reflux disease can present as a behaviour disturbance? Misconstrued as naughty.To explain, I'd like to tell you about a boy called Andrew. He first came to see me in my clinic when he was just 3 months old: he was screaming, distressed, regurgitating, vomiting, and waking hourly during the night, crying. He had classic gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GORD, or GERD) which was successfully treated with acid … [Read more...]

Gluten Summit deal – amazing value

As you probably know, I’ve been listening to The Gluten Summit this week just like so many of you. Are you as amazed as I am?! Dr. Tom O'Bryan of theDr.com gathered 29 of the world's experts and opinion leaders on the topics of gluten-related disorders, nutrition and healthy living for a series of online interviews.   Gluten Summit deal - amazing value. Over 100,000 people registered! 29 researchers, clinicians, nutritionists and other opinion … [Read more...]