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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lactose_intolerance

Genetic tests may be useful in assessing whether a person has primary lactose intolerance. Lactase activity persistence in ...

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/lactose-intolerance

Lactose intolerance is an impaired ability to digest lactose, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products. ... Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center ...

www.nhs.uk/Conditions/lactose-intolerance/Pages/Causes.aspx

Apr 1, 2016 ... Primary lactase deficiency is the most common cause of lactose intolerance worldwide. This type of lactase deficiency is caused by an inherited ...

genetics.thetech.org/ask/ask135

An undergraduate from California The ability to drink milk as an adult is such an interesting topic -- from a genetic point of view, anyway. As you'll see, you can't ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lactose-intolerance/basics/causes/con-20027906

Lactose intolerance occurs when your small intestine doesn't produce enough of an enzyme (lactase) to digest milk sugar (lactose). Normally, lactase turns milk ...

patient.info/health/lactose-intolerance-leaflet

In communities where a lot of dairy food is eaten, lactose intolerance is less common. Between 4 and 17 in 100 people in Northern Europe have the inherited  ...

www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/2016-genes-and-lactose-intolerance

Sep 3, 2009 ... Inheriting lactose intolerance. The ability to digest milk or milk products is inherited from our parents. All babies drink milk, but after they're ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/lactose.html

Kids with lactose intolerance have trouble digesting a type of sugar found in milk and other dairy foods. But by making smart choices, they can eat delicious ...

kidshealth.org/en/teens/lactose-intolerance.html

What Is Lactose Intolerance? Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest a sugar called lactose that is found in milk and dairy products. Normally when a person ...