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When I was 16 I was diagnosed coeliacs confirmed by blood test and biopsy and immediately commenced the gluten free lifestyle and what followed was 10 years of hell.
My skin condition was disgusting I developed severe Acne on my face and back, I couldn't go swimming because I didn't want people to see my skin, my hair became brittle, my teeth became brittle to the pint where I lost 3 teeth despite brushing twice a day and flossing regularly, I had no energy, I lost 4 stone and was 6 stone for years i had no confidence I genuinely hated my life. Then I decided at 26 I had had enough of spending money on eating this gluten free rubbish and being ashamed to eat out because I couldn't eat anything on the menu and went full gluten. I didn't even pace myself I just went full on gluten. 6 months later all these ailments cleared up and I'm 33 now and not had a problem since going back to gluten. I did get a another camera check of the villi about 2 years ago and no sign of coeliacs.
Going on a gluten free diet ruined my life and I wonder unless you have extreme symptoms of coeliacs what is the point in causing more suffering by going gluten free. To me it was a waste of money and 10 years of my life.
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