AWARENESS OF CELIAC DISEASE – (07-25-05)By
Physician Awareness of Celiac Disease
The incidence of celiac disease has been slowing increasing, most likely due to a combination of higher levels of gluten from nitrogenous fertilizers and a cross reactivity with candida albicans (levels of which will increase with antibiotic use).
This study puts the incidence at .7%, but it has been found to be much higher, on the range of 2%. Given that patients with celiac disease have a higher overall mortality rate, the ignorance of physicians to celiac disease is not acceptable.
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Since acquiring a passion for how the body works in chiropractic school, I have continued to indulge this desire by reading some 120 peer reviewed medical journals per month. I’m always learning more about how to help people avoid chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease, dementia, osteoporosis, obesity and cancer, and pass along this information in my blog. There are currently almost 2,000 posts cataloged on almost every health topic imaginable. Click Here for more bio information