milk intolerance


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Noun1.milk 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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Allergies occur when the body's immune system has an abnormal response to a certain trigger (although cows' milk is often the culprit in dairy allergy, milk from sheep and goats can sometimes cause a reaction too), and is not the same as milk intolerance, known as non-allergic hypersensitivity, which doesn't involve the immune system.
I was shocked to learn that I have a milk intolerance - especially as milk is a fantastic posttraining recovery drink, containing fluids to hydrate you as well as protein to help with muscle repair and calcium for bone health.
The most common form of food intolerance is milk intolerance.
Effective reduction of lactose malabsorption and milk intolerance by direct addition of beta-galactosidase to milk at mealtime.
Most of us develop temporary milk intolerance at some stage of our lives," says Dr Krishan Chugh, HOD, department of paediatrics, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.
7% at 10 months, and patients outgrew cow's milk and soy milk intolerance at 20 and 14 months.
Worryingly, girls who believed they could not have milk consumed an average of 212mg of calcium less than girls without perceived milk intolerance, which equates to over a quarter of the recommended daily intake for calcium.