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Old 02-12-2011, 04:58 AM   #3
Darryl Shaw
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Originally Posted by Scott Hanson View Post
Not exactly a smoking gun, considering the subjects had IBS, but interesting confirmation of CW:
Unless I'm missing something all they've done is show that a small group of IBS sufferers who were able to control their sypmtoms on a gluten free diet reacted badly when fed gluten. They found no evidence of intestinal inflammation, damage or latent celiac disease that might explain their symptoms though so this study doesn't really tell us anything about how gluten may affect the general population.

Originally Posted by Garrett Smith View Post
I'm of the opinion that gluten causes symptoms in everybody if consumed in large enough doses over time, and if people actually pay attention.

My wife just realized this for herself.
"All things are poison and nothing is without poison, only the dose permits something not to be poisonous." - Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim a.k.a. Paracelsus.
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