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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James Bogash

For more than a decade, Dr. Bogash has stayed current with the medical literature as it relates to physiology, disease prevention and disease management. He uses his knowledge to educate patients, the community and cyberspace on the best way to avoid and / or manage chronic diseases using lifestyle and targeted supplementation.