Food Allergies

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I’m Pregnant with Celiac Disease

If you are pregnant with celiac disease and are well controlled because you stick rigidly to a gluten-free diet, you are as likely as anyone who has not got celiac disease...
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Benefits of a Gluten Free Diet

Eating a gluten free diet can seem difficult or even expensive at first, but if you have a child suffering from autism, you suffer from a gluten allergy, or you or...

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What Causes Night Sweats?

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I woke up three nights in a row with wet clothes and wet sheets. I was freezing and my skin was clammy - coated in wetness. What's going on? Maybe I was having a bad dream or maybe I had a fever or an...

How to Calculate BMI

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BMI calculations might seem like some esoteric and complicated process that you have no hope of figuring out. That's not true. Learning how to calculate BMI isn't magic or some scientific secret withheld by those in the know. If you've ever used a BMI...

How to Use a Body Fat Scale to Measure your Dieting Progress

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It is not uncommon to meet a friend who has started dieting for the first time and is complaining about logging inches around the belly and the hips without seeing much improvement after weighing herself on a scale. If you've started an exercise program...

Most Accurate Bathroom Scale

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If you are looking for the most accurate scale, make sure to look for a digital one. Compared to traditional bathroom scales with a meter, great digital scales will consistently give you the exact weight. A poorly made scale can give false information and...