DEL MAR, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Institute for Specialized Medicine launches GLUTEN-FREE REMEDIES, a new line of gluten-free food supplements and herbs.The Institute for Specialized Medicine http://www.IFSMED.com—the nation's first center for integrative rheumatology—has launched GLUTEN-FREE REMEDIES™, a line of gluten-free food supplements and herbs that sets a new standard of quality. Selected for the efficacy of their individual ingredients, GLUTEN-FREE REMEDIES™ is formulated based on published scientific data and personal clinical experience of IFSMED founder Dr. Alexander Shikhman.
GLUTEN-FREE REMEDIES™ http://www.IFSMED.com/gluten-free-remedies incorporates over 70 products categorized into ten problem-oriented groups, including:BRAIN AND NERVE HEALTHCARTILAGE AND BONE HEALTHDIGESTIVE AND INTESTINAL HELPHAIR, NAIL AND SKIN SUPPORTHORMONAL BALANCEIMMUNE REGULATORSLIPID AND GLUCOSE METABOLISMMUSCLE SUPPORTNORMAL MICROFLORA SUPPORTVITAMINS AND MINERALSGluten intolerance is "the major imitator" of various illnesses from celiac disease and irritable bowel syndrome to lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and attention deficit disorder. Consumption of even minute amounts of gluten can potentially result in serious health threats in susceptible individuals. It is estimated that approximately 20-30% of humans are gluten intolerant.
"We all are cautious about heavy metals and pesticide contaminations in our food," says Dr. Shikhman. "Now is the time to be even more cautious about gluten contaminations."
About Dr. Alexander Shikhman and the Institute for Specialized Medicine Board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology, Dr. Alexander Shikhman is the founder of the Institute for Specialized Medicine and a leading author of numerous scientific publications in peer review journals, including Journal of Immunology, Arthritis and Rheumatism, Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, New England Journal of Medicine and Nature Biology, among others.
His recently published book Gluten Nation has become a must read for patients with gluten-intolerance and celiac disease. Dr. Shikhman serves as a member of the editorial board of Future Rheumatology/International Journal of Clinical Rheumatology and is a member of the Board of Trustees at National University. Dr. Shikhman practiced rheumatology at Scripps Clinic and conducted academic research at The Scripps Research Institute.
Founded in 2008 by Dr. Shikhman, the Institute for Specialized Medicine in Del Mar, California, is the nation's first clinic of integrative rheumatology—combining the best of traditional and alternative therapies and offering a scientific and holistic common-sense approach to the diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune and chronic inflammatory illnesses, as well as a host of other "mystery" conditions.
Media Contact: Alexander Shikhman Institute for Specialized Medicine, 858-794-9192, firstname.lastname@example.org
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