What Nurses Know...gluten-free Lifestyle by Sylvia A. Llewelyn BowerWhat Nurses Know...gluten-free Lifestyle by Sylvia A. Llewelyn Bower

What Nurses Know...gluten-free Lifestyle

bySylvia A. Llewelyn BowerEditorSylvia A. Llewelyn Bower

Paperback | April 18, 2011

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Celiac disease and gluten intolerance are sensitivities to the gluten in wheat. People with celiac disease have a genetic predisposition, causing the proteins in wheat, barley and rye to create an inflammatory process in the small intestine. For a person with celiac disease, it is absolutely mandatory to maintain a strict diet for life. Currently there is no other treatment. The gluten-free lifestyle may also reduces the risk of many other diseases, including cancer, caused by the inflammatory process. What Nurses Know . . . Gluten-Free Living provides medical-based advice with a common sense leaning that people expect from nurses. The book explains the differences between celiac disease, gluten intolerance, and gluten allergy. Tips and suggestions are provided for setting up a gluten-free kitchen, what to watch for in medications, how to safely dine out and travel. The book includes a One Week Simple Healing Meal Plan to introduce how to eat gluten free and be healthy. Written in a user-friendly style, it will be easy for people to access the information they want and need without dealing with complex data or details.
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Title:What Nurses Know...gluten-free LifestyleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:236 pages, 6 × 9 × 0.65 inPublished:April 18, 2011Publisher:Demos (Trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1936303078

ISBN - 13:9781936303076

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Table of Contents

"Foreword
Preface
1 What Is Happening, and Why
2 What Is Celiac Disease
3 How Do You Know Whether It Is Celiac Disease or Gluten Intolerance
4 Everything You Wanted to Know About Your Intestines and Other Organs But Were Afraid to Ask
5 What Is Gluten, and Why Can't I Eat It
6 How Can I Make This a Lifestyle
7 Want to See a Difference A One-Week Simple Meal Plan
8 Kitchen Readjustments to Make Your Life Easier
9 What Happens When I Eat What I Want Can I Cheat
10 Gluten in Medications and Other Pitfalls to Watch For
11 Raising a Gluten-Free Child: Stories From Parents Who Have Been There
12 Dining Out: Safely and Enjoyably
13 Travel Tips
Glossary
Resources
Bibliography
Index "