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Lactose Intolerance

Lactose intolerance is the inability of a person to digest lactose, the predominant sugar in dairy products. It affects people by causing gastrointestinal discomfort, and can make dietary freedom difficult for those afflicted. Lactose intolerance can be seen at birth (congenital), ...

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