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Celiac Disease and Gluten

Season 11 Episode 1110 | 26m 46s

Most of us think nothing of eating foods with wheat and grains containing gluten. But for roughly three million Americans, gluten acts like a poison, damaging their intestines. This often-misdiagnosed autoimmune disorder is celiac disease. Untreated, it can lead to anemia, osteoporosis and even cancer. We'll examine celiac disease and gluten sensitivity, from diagnosis to living gluten-free.

Aired: 04/14/11

Rating: NR

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