lactose intolerance

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lactose intolerance congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose
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(And if the lactose-free varieties still cause trouble, it's possible that lactose intolerance isn't the culprit, but that another type of intolerance or allergy is to blame).
Think you're lactose intolerant .
Lactose intolerance means the body can't properly digest lactose , a sugar naturally found in milk and other dairy products.
Globally, lactose intolerance is the norm.
Can One Lose Lactose Intolerance as an Adult.
There's a good chance that you can still eat foods like cheese and butter (often considered off-limits for people with lactose intolerance) without adverse — and potentially embarrassing — side effects.
Checkoff Efforts Change How Physicians View Lactose Intolerance.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently gathered a panel of nutrition experts to address lactose intolerance and health.
Lactose intolerance is NOT a food allergy and eliminating dairy products could be detrimental to your bones and, possibly, your heart, blood pressure and colon, experts say.
Most children who are lactose intolerant can and should eat some dairy foods to ensure they get enough calcium and vitamin D, the nation's leading pediatric group says.
A chocolate milk shake, a hot fudge sundae, even a grilled cheese sandwich will all cause distress in people who suffer from lactose intolerance.
Lactose intolerance is a condition that many people have lived with and not even realized they suffer from it.
Signs That May Warn of Lactose Intolerance .
Lactose intolerance means the body can't properly digest lactose, a sugar naturally found in milk and other dairy products.
A chocolate milk shake, a hot fudge sundae, even a grilled cheese sandwich will all cause distress in people who suffer from lactose intolerance .
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