How do you recognize and treat wheat gluten and grain allergies?

Answer %REPLIES% Answer Allergies to grain products can be hard to pin down. Grain products are ubiquitous. Most allergic reactions are quite mild, but some can be quite severe. Usually the symptoms are ... Read More »

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If eating lots of wheat-based cereals gives you bad spots does that mean you have a gluten allergy and should take on a gluten-free diet to try and improve your skin?

Answer If your "bad spots" are itchy bumps that are slow to disappear and NOT hives, and they seem related to your wheat/gluten consumption, then you might have the skin rash that sometimes accomp... Read More »

Is whole wheat the same as whole grain?

Whole grains are grains or cereals that haven't been refined by having their bran and germ removed in the milling process. Whole wheat is a whole grain, as are unrefined barley, brown rice, popcorn... Read More »

Is wheat farina a whole grain?

Grains have of three parts: the bran, the germ and the endosperm. The grain is whole only if those three parts still remain after processing. Since wheat farina only consists of the endosperm of wh... Read More »

Types of Wheat Grain?

Wheat is one of the most planted and harvested crops in the world. It is the principle ingredient in breads and cereals, and in the United States alone, more than 63 million acres were planted in t... Read More »