What is Celiac Disease ?

Celiac disease is a condition where individuals cannot tolerate gluten, a protein found commonly in grains including wheat, oats, barley (also rye, triticale and spelt, not grown in India), where gluten damages the intestinal lining and reduces the ability of the body to absorb food.

Celiac disease • is a lifelong condition • is genetically predisposed • requires gluten to manif