Celiac Disease

Newly Diagnosed? Start Here.

What foods are safe to eat on a gluten free diet? Cutting out gluten from your diet may seem like a daunting task. Fortunately, there are many healthy and delicious foods that are naturally gluten free! The most cost effective and healthy way to start following a gluten free diet is to focus on these naturally… Continue reading Newly Diagnosed? Start Here.

Celiac Disease

What is Celiac Disease?

Celiac Disease is an autoimmune disorder where the ingestion of gluten causes damage to the small intestine. When someone with celiac disease ingests gluten, an immune reaction occurs that causes damage to the villi in the small intestine. The villi is what promotes nutrient absorption, so when the villi get damaged, nutrients can not be… Continue reading What is Celiac Disease?