Celiac Disease and Cataract Risk

Great, something else to worry about, right?  Well, maybe, or maybe not.

Study Links Celiac Disease to Cataract Risk

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This article was of great interest to me, since there I have a strong family history of cataracts.  According to the study, celiac disease doesn’t seem to cause cataracts, but the two conditions may share risk factors.  Not really surprising, considering cataracts are already linked to many autoimmune disorders, as is celiac disease.

Just something to be aware of.

About Li

A writer, runner, and Gluten-Free Zealot, I’ve been helping others navigate the gluten-free lifestyle for many years. Life is meant to be enjoyed, and when you’re gluten-free, it’s even better!

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