Thursday, January 31, 2013

Gut Immune System's Impact on Autoimmune Diabetes

"Another study from 2009, published in Diabetes , found that "Mounting evidence suggests that the gut immune system is involved in the development of autoimmune diabetes. An inflammatory state has been demonstrated to be present in the structurally normal intestine of patients with T1D, and the abnormal intestinal permeability that has been found in these patients could represent a contributing factor.""

Deciding to Raise a Gluten-Free Kid - Katie Bacon - The Atlantic