Eating wheat, especially organic whole wheat, can be beneficial to your health. But for some, the gluten contained in wheat can be harmful. “Gluten-Free” products seem to be everywhere these days. But just what is gluten, where does it come from and what can it do to the body? What other foods contain gluten? How do you know if you have celiac disease, an allergy to gluten or are gluten-sensitive? What you can do about it? Pam Cureton, RD, LDN, of the University of Maryland’s Center for Celiac Research in Baltimore has been working in this field for 19 years. Pam answers these questions and describes what can happen if gluten problems are left untreated.
Learn to recognize the symptoms and how to find gluten on food labels in this informative show.