celiac awareness day

National Celiac Awareness Day

Everywhere you look in the grocery store, you can now find the words “Gluten Free” on many, many products.  Gluten free awareness started because of people with Celiac disease. Celiac disease, also known as gluten intolerance, is a genetic disorder that affects at least 1 in 133  Americans. Symptoms of celiac disease can range from the classic features, such as diarrhea, weight loss, and malnutrition, to latent  symptoms such as isolated nutrient deficiencies but no gastrointestinal symptoms.  -From celiac.com Other people though have started a gluten free diet as a lifestyle change.  They say they feel better and are more […]

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