Histamine Intolerance – Why Do We Get Symptoms Everywhere? Part 2

When I show people the list of symptoms for histamine 'intolerance', there's always that look of doubt as it does seem you could literally get symptoms anywhere in the body. People distrust that unsurprisingly - a bit snake-oily, isn't it?! The reason is because histamine plays so many roles in the body and there are …

Coeliacs Suffer Neurological and Mood Disorders Too: The Researchers Catch Up..

Ooh, we could have told them this about 6 years ago at least couldn't we? However, it is nice to see published research backing up the fact that coeliac disease is not 'just' a gastrointestinal disorder; it affects us psychologically and neurologically too. And that's to say nothing of the people who have NCGS (non …

Depression & Gluten

I must hear this kind of story almost daily. When is mainstream medicine going to wake up to the fact that most gluten related disorders are neurological and not (just) gut? If Catherine were my patient, I would be suggesting she go Truly Gluten Free (grain and dairy free), wouldn't you? Either way: let's say …

Anti-Depressants In Pregnancy

PROZAC PREGNANCY ALERT Daily Mail 26.10.12 by Sophie Borland. Thousands of women prescribed anti-depressants during pregnancy are endangering their unborn babies, researchers warn. The widely prescribed pills have been found to drastically raise the risk of miscarriages, premature birth and autism. Harvard Uni researchers believe too many women are taking the drugs during pregnancy because their …