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Top Myths Overheard about Celiac Disease

There are pills to prevent and cure celiac disease

There is no known medicine that can either prevent or cure celiac disease. Pills used in autoimmune diseases are very toxic and they suppress the immunity, putting a person at risk of infections and ailments. Thus pill used in other autoimmune diseases are not prescribed for celiac disease. The best cure for celiac disease is just to avoid exposure to the gluten, and correct the nutritional deficit. Years of experience shows that with knowledge and practice, it is not difficult to switch to the gluten free diet. Moreover, most of the food items are gluten free.