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Top Myths Overheard about Celiac Disease

Top Myths Overheard about Celiac Disease

With almost one percent of the global population suffering from celiac disease, it is perhaps one of the most prevalent autoimmune disorders. A condition that causes severe gastrointestinal problems, if untreated it may lead to other health problems related to malnutrition. Still, it remains one of the most difficult medical conditions to diagnose. Even in developed nations, it may take years to get detected. It is under-rated disease and often misunderstood. This has given rise to many myths surrounding the disease. Here we look as some of the most common myths and provide the information that is supported by science rather than opinion.