The Truth about Gluten and Wheat
What is a Wheat Allergy? When someone has a wheat allergy it means the immune system has an abnormal reaction to one of four proteins from wheat (albumi, globulin, algliadin and gluten), with symptoms similar to that of other allergic food reactions. What is Gluten Intolerance? Gluten sensitivity affects roughly 15% of the population, and is a non-allergic