Found 2 Articles for Allergy

Gluten Intolerance, Celiac Disease, or a Wheat Allergy: What’s the Difference?

Bhaswati Mukherjee
Updated on 05-May-2023 14:52:00


Gluten is the name of a protein found in certain grains. Wheat and barley along with rye contain gluten. Gluten Intolerance, Celiac Disease, and Wheat Allergy have quite similar symptoms. Gluten is not tolerated by the body in each case. Doctors conduct several tests to be certain. Diagnosis can only be confirmed by particular tests for the three ailments. Gluten Intolerance poses the greatest mystery to doctors in comparison to CD and WA. The tests are conducted to rule out CD and WA. A process of elimination through testing confirms the presence of gluten intolerance. Celiac Disease ... Read More

Lube Alternatives

Shirjeel Yunus
Updated on 04-May-2023 17:37:00


What is Lube? Lube is a liquid gel that prevents friction during sex. It can be used for anal and penetrative sex along with masturbation. The bases of lubes are of different types which include − Water Silicone Oil Hubris Usually, hybrid lube is made by combining water and silicone. Why Lube Alternatives? Though Lube is a safe product it can damage anal and vagina tissues. This can lead to the transmission of infection if the tissue is damaged. Some more disadvantages are mentioned below − Irritation in the skin Allergic reactions Interference in the fertility Infection ... Read More