Monthly Archives: January 2012

What Is Lactose Intolerance

Picture this; you drink a glass of milk for breakfast, and as you are about to step out of your house for work, your abdominals start to protest and you rush back in to the toilet. You probably have experienced … Continue reading

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Lactose Intolerant Test: What Is the Best Way to Measure Intolerance

Lactose Intolerance, in other words hypolactasia is a group of digestive symptoms caused by inability to digest lactose found in your milk and milk products. Undigested milk sugar undergoes fermentation by bacteria found in large intestine which produces lactic acid, … Continue reading

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Lactose Intolerance Symptoms

Lactose intolerance is caused by the lack of the enzyme lactase that breaks down lactose which aids it’s absorption into the bloodstream. Lactose intolerance symptoms present when the unabsorbed lactose goes into the colon where it’s broken down by the … Continue reading

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Lactose Intolerance In Babies

Lactose is a carbohydrate that is present in milk and other dairy products. In common parlance it is referred to as milk sugar. Lactose is digested by the human body after being broken down into smaller components by an enzyme … Continue reading

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Lactose Intolerant Diet

Lactose intolerance is widespread throughout the world. Taking just the United States for example, at least 1 in 10 Americans are clinically diagnosed with lactose intolerance. This figure excludes those who are self diagnosed with lactose intolerance after noticing symptoms, … Continue reading

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Almond Milk Vs Soy Milk

Today, people are seemingly more aware of lactose intolerance symptoms. Perhaps this fact is a result of science and medical research that has brought forth a new understanding of dietary allergies. In the not so distant past; lactose intolerance was … Continue reading

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