Dr. Pastore discusses the topic of obesity and the newest emerging studies showing it as one of the most common symptoms of undiagnosed celiac disease.
He explains the misconception that undiagnosed celiac patients would appear underweight due to malnutrition; as well as what is physiologically happening in the gastrointestinal tract and throughout the body for those that present obesity as a symptom.
Dr. Pastore’s articles mentioned in the podcast:
Celiac Disease: A Clinical Chameleon
What do you do if you think you may have celiac disease?
The Celiac and Obesity Connection