Celiac disease is a type of disease in which eating gluten triggers an immune response in the body which causes inflammation and damage the small intestine. In celiac the immune reaction to eating gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. 1% of the population affects United States.
Gluten is a common name for the protein found in the wheat, barley, rye, etc.
The symptoms of celiac disease are:-
~ Weight loss
~ Iron-Deficiency anemia
The causes of celiac disease are:-
~ Infant-feeding practices
~ Infections and gut bacteria