Posts Tagged ‘celiac disorder’

By On April 5th, 2017

Exploring The Complicated Relationship Between Anorexia and Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is a genetic autoimmune disorder characterized by an intolerance to gluten, a component of wheat, barley, and rye. According to a new study, the disorder is also linked to a heightened risk for being diagnosed with anorexia. The researchers from the University of Colorado in Aurora believe the relationship due to a number…

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