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Is gluten just generally not good for us and we should all try to avoid it?

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Dr. Liesa Harte answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Gluten free foods: That is true in my opinion. There is current research at Harvard by Dr Alessio Fasano showing that eating gluten affects the tight junctions of everyone. That means it increases the intestinal permeability in everyone. That is bad.

Answered 5/24/2014

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