Update, March 2014:
Suspecting you might be gluten-intolerant can feel like a sucker-punch to the gut, with a big lifestyle change waiting in the wings. The good news being, that good health can follow.
Enter Monsanto, Syngenta et al, and their added challenge to healthy choices, thanks to effective slush-lobbying in Washington. Still do-able, however, but it takes paying attention.
Biotech has created GMO foodstuffs so insane and herbicides so toxic that:
What is Gluten?
(Oats are generally not tolerated, though an effort is being made to produce oats organically, and without any contamination by wheat in the planting fields, silos, and milling facilities.)
Chemtrails: The bizarro fallout from worldwide chemtrail spraying is of concern to health care professionals--Days of heavy spew are followed by an increase in hospital Emergency Room admissions. Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue cases have risen markedly since the op began. With such auto-immune disorders and toxic body-burden, digestion may malfunction as well. (See): -->http://feastandfamine.blogspot.com/2010/04/chemtrails-earth-solutions.html
Alcoholic Family Systems: Alcoholic families tend be gluten-intolerant. ACA's (adult children of alcoholics) tend to marry one another, thus increasing the gene pool of potential gluten-reactivity down through the generations. (See: Gluten Good News at article's conclusion.)
Native American & Native Hawaiian: Eating white man grains made native peoples dysfunctional---It made them conquerable. Wheat flour is ground zero for native loss of physical and mental health. Traditional diets were based on corn, beans, squash, quinoa, amaranth (and in Hawaii, poi.) When missionary sweets, sandwiches, oatmeal, and fry bread became come-lately traditions, health and mental clarity suffered.
So, what’s the Problem? Wheat’s the Staff of Life, Right?
Possible Auto-immune Reactivity to Gluten:
April 2014 Update:
The parallel holistic approach to well-being may involve dietary and life style change, and maybe detox, rather than numb-out. Goal: vitality.
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