UM School of Medicine Center for Celiac Research finds rate of celiac disease is growing « Health Research Report

The finding contradicts the common wisdom that nothing can be done to prevent autoimmune disease unless the triggers that cause autoimmunity are identified and removed. Gluten is one of the triggers for celiac disease. But if individuals can tolerate gluten for many decades before developing celiac disease, some environmental factor or factors other than gluten must be in play, notes Dr. Fasano.

via UM School of Medicine Center for Celiac Research finds rate of celiac disease is growing « Health Research Report.

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