Can I be overweight and have Celiac Disease?

By | July 18, 2013

overweight and celiacHow Can I be overweight and have Celiac Disease?

  • Absorption: often a person with celiac disease will not be absorbing omega 3 or essential fatty acids, as a result they become extremely hungry and are never full and they have a high caloric intake and the body will store that fat.
  • Many have low pancreatic function, which effects your insulin and the ability to burn stored fat.
  • Celiac disease can cause thyroid disorders. The thyroid secretes hormones that control your bodies metabolic rate. Your metabolic rate may slow down. Iodine deficiency can effect the thyroid.



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