Obesity is a risk factor for heart disease. People with a Body Mass Index greater than 30 are nearly three times at risk than those with a healthy BMI. Heart disease is one of the main causes of death for obese people.
Gluten Intolerance (Celiac Disease) on the Rise after Weight-Loss Surgery During my recent colonoscopy, the gastroenterologist found celiac sprue in my bowel. There was not enough presented to definitively diagnose me with celiac, and my gastroenterologist said it looked as if I were "either coming out of or entering into celiac." As I do not…