Is gluten intolerance related to lactose intolerance..can someone on a gluten-free diet drink regular milk?

Answer It is related in that many celiacs are also damaged to the point that they are lactose intolerant. You may not be, and in any case, just buy lactase tablets to solve that issue.

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What is a reason for lactose intolerance?

Lactose is usually broken down into glucose and galactose. This is done in a specific part of the small intestine called the duodenum. The duodenum is covered with hair like structures that increas... Read More »

What is lactose intolerance and is it the same as a milk allergy?

Answer Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest lactose, found in animal milk (including human milk, which, in fact, has about twice has much lactose as cow's milk). An enzyme called lactase ... Read More »

What is the chemical problem that leads to lactose intolerance?

Individuals who are lactose-intolerant have difficulty digesting lactose, the sugar found in milk. They lack sufficient amounts of the enzyme lactase, which is necessary for breaking down the sugar... Read More »

How to Deal With Lactose Intolerance?

Bad news?Are you lactose intolerant, but still want to eat dairy? You can, if you proceed cautiously.