Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Celiac disease is no longer rare..... 

According to a fascinating study by the Mayo Clinic, the number of people who have celiac disease is growing at an alarming rate. Got the link from the Celiac.com newsletter....

Celiac Disease Rates Skyrocket: Up 400% in Last 50 Years

If you have chronic unexplained digestive symptoms, even if you have been tested for celiac disease and it was negative, it is worth going on a gluten free trial for a few weeks to see if you feel better. It is doubtful you would feel worse without wheat, and you may just be doing yourself a big favor.

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