7 Shocking Facts About Gluten That Just Might Relate To You! [FFYH Episode 6]

Subscribe Via ItunesUntil very recently, Celiac Disease was thought to be the only severe form of reaction against gluten and that it presented itself in young underweight children who have celiac genes and chronic diarrhea. We now know that Celiac Disease can occur at any age, in any body type with a variety of bowel patterns and itʼs even possible that the celiac genes may be absent. Additionally, we finally know that a strong reaction to gluten also exists among those with Gluten Sensitivity, a condition distinct from Celiac Disease. Those of us who are intolerant to gluten and have never been diagnosed with Celiac Disease have always known this to be true but admittedly, we could finally breathe an ʻitʼs about timeʼ sigh of relief when the medical director of the University of Marylandʼs Center for Celiac Research, Dr. Alessio Fasano, stated in the August, 2010 American Journal of Medicine: “For the first time, we have scientific evidence that indeed, Gluten Sensitivity not only exists, but is very different from Celiac Disease.” While the prevalence for Celiac is thought to be about 1:100, research proposes that gluten sensitivity could be as common as 1 in every 20 individuals.

 

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