Prof. Dr. Vedat Göral made important warnings about celiac disease, which causes many ailments. Prof. Dr. Göral stated that celiac disease is encountered frequently in the world and said, “In the society; Some of the people suffering from gas, bloating, nausea and anemia in the abdomen have celiac disease, or gluten disease.
Although it can occur at any age, it is more common in 8-12 months old children and 30-40 years old. Celiac disease is a lifelong and chronic allergy to the protein called gluten in the small intestine, wheat and some foods.
It is an autoimmune disease. Grains like wheat, barley, rye, and oats contain gluten. The prevalence of celiac disease, which is the most widely known and genetic disease in the world, is around 1 percent in Turkey.
In the last 50 years, it has been used in the structure of foods such as bread, cake, pasta, noodles, sauces, chips, cold meats, salami and sausages, which are frequently consumed in the food industry ”.