25 May 2014

Media mentions

19/05/2014, 22/05/2014, 23/05/2014 Professor Peter Gibson, head of the Department of Gastroenterology, conducted an experiment in 2011 that linked gluten to people’s gastrointestinal distress. He conducted a further study which eliminated various confounding variables, and the results were in: there doesn't seem to be any such medical entity as non-celiac gluten intolerance. Instead, the most likely culprit for gastrointestinal discomfort were high FODMAP foods.
Yahoo! Finance, Gizmodo
http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2014/05/australia-gluten-intolerance/
http://www.forbes.com/sites/rosspomeroy/2014/05/15/non-celiac-gluten-sensitivity-may-not-exist/
http://www.hospitalitymagazine.com.au/food/news/gluten-free-fact-or-fiction

Ballarat Courrier

20/05/2014 Adjunct Associate Professor Steve Ellen, Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, discussed lying, with reference to "political lies, white lies and damned lies"
The Conversation
https://theconversation.com/political-lies-white-lies-and-damned-lies-26902
21/05/2014 AA/Prof Ellen said that lying is not just for politicians, but is an every day occurrence, and makes for interesting research.  He drew to a conclusion that "lying is just ubiquitous"
ABC Goulburn Murray, 4BC