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  • Wheat Gluten Confirmed to Promote Weight Gain

    07/12/2014 4:11:32 PM PDT · by Renfield · 41 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | 7-10-2014 | Sayer Ji
    New research confirms some of the basic tenets of the Wheat Belly, a book by Dr. William Davis, which argues that wheat avoidance results in healthy weight loss.Published in Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry this month, and titled “Gluten-free diet reduces adiposity, inflammation and insulin resistance associated with the induction of PPAR-alpha and PPAR-gamma expression,” researchers compared the effects of a gluten-based diet to a gluten-free diet in mice.Researchers Noted Gluten exclusion (protein complex present in many cereals) has been proposed as an option for the prevention of diseases other than coeliac disease. However, the effects of gluten-free diets on obesity...
  • Virus infections may be contributing factor in onset of gluten intolerance

    03/05/2010 7:24:29 AM PST · by decimon · 22 replies · 839+ views
    Academy of Finland ^ | Mar 5, 2010 | Unknown
    Recent research findings indicate a possible connection between virus infections, the immune system and the onset of gluten intolerance, also known as coeliac disease. A research project in the Academy of Finland's Research Programme on Nutrition, Food and Health (ELVIRA) has brought new knowledge on the hereditary nature of gluten intolerance and identified genes that carry a higher risk of developing the condition. Research has shown that the genes in question are closely linked with the human immune system and the occurrence of inflammations, rather than being connected with the actual breakdown of gluten in the digestive tract. "Some of...
  • China says firms exported tainted protein to U.S.

    05/08/2007 7:36:45 PM PDT · by Flavius · 33 replies · 817+ views
    reutuers ^ | 5/8/07 | reutuers
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China acknowledged on Tuesday that two Chinese companies had illegally exported contaminated wheat gluten and rice protein for pet food blamed for a spate of animal deaths in the United States.
  • How Close Was Tainted Wheat To Human Food?

    04/13/2007 6:14:54 AM PDT · by Milwaukee_Guy · 227 replies · 5,433+ views
    CBS News ^ | Friday April 13, 2007 | Milwaukee_Guy
    "...sources tell CBS News that the FDA had tracked at least one suspect batch of wheat gluten into the human food supply, quietly quarantined some products and notified the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention to watch for new patients admitted to hospitals with renal or kidney failure."
  • Dog Biscuits Now Added to Nationwide Pet Food Recall!

    04/05/2007 12:37:09 PM PDT · by Milwaukee_Guy · 119 replies · 5,675+ views
    AP/MSNBC ^ | Thursday April 5, 2007 | Milwaukee_Guy
    "The Food and Drug Administration said Sunshine Mills Inc. is recalling dog biscuits made with imported Chinese wheat gluten. Testing has revealed the wheat gluten, a protein source, was contaminated with melamine, used to make plastics and other industrial products."
  • ChemNutra Announces Nationwide Wheat Gluten Recall

    04/04/2007 5:42:29 AM PDT · by girlangler · 48 replies · 1,948+ views
    Food and Drug Administration ^ | 4/4/2007 | news release
    ChemNutra Announces Nationwide Wheat Gluten Recall Contact: Devon Blaine/Lisa Baker 310-360-1499 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --Las Vegas, NV -- April 3, 2007 -- ChemNutra Inc., of Las Vegas, Nevada, yesterday recalled all wheat gluten it had imported from one of its three Chinese wheat gluten suppliers Xuzhou Anying Biologic Technology Development Co. Ltd. The wheat gluten ChemNutra recalled was all shipped from China in 25 kg. paper bags, and distributed to customers in the same unopened bags. The bags were all labeled "Wheat Gluten Batch No.: _______ Net Weight: 25 kg Gross Weight: 25.1 kg Made in China". The batch...
  • Poisoned Pet Food Additive Being Siezed and Chinese Company Identified!

    04/01/2007 4:49:58 PM PDT · by Milwaukee_Guy · 253 replies · 6,801+ views
    FDA - Center for Vetrinary Medicine ^ | Sunday April 1, 2007 | Milwaukee_Guy
    IA #99-26, IMPORT ALERT #99-26, "DETENTION WITHOUT PHYSICAL EXAMINATION AND INTENSIFIED COVERAGE OF WHEAT GLUTEN DUE TO THE PRESENCE OF MELAMINE" TYPE OF ALERT: Detention Without Physical Examination (Note: This import alert represents the Agency's current guidance to FDA field personnel regarding the manufacturer(s) and/or products(s) at issue. It does not create or confer any rights for or on any person, and does not operate to bind FDA or the public). PRODUCT: Wheat Gluten PRODUCT CODES: 02F[][]08 Wheat gluten 02E[][]06 - Wheat flour gluten 71M[][]01 wheat gluten PROBLEMS: Poisonous or deleterious substance Unsafe food additive PAF: PES FAD PAC FOR...
  • Hold the MSG Please!

    03/28/2007 3:06:08 PM PDT · by Dr.Syn · 27 replies · 174+ views ^ | March 28, 2007 | Dan Sargis
    Hold the MSG Please!March 29, 2007As a growing number of dead cats and dogs amply prove...the Department of Homeland Security will not keep you safe. It will: create a burgeoning federal bureaucracy; give the Democrats a fertile field for unionization and even create the illusion of security. is reactively defensive and it will not keep you safe.If the U.S. doesnt stop worrying more about ways to protect the rights of potential terrorists than it does about actually killing will be raining more than the dead bodies of cats and dogs on American soil in the future. Have you...