Gluten Sensitivity May Actually be from Another Component in Wheat

Should you avoid gluten, a protein found in certain grains? Many people do, even if they’re not officially suffering from a gluten sensitivity or from celiac disease, a serious autoimmune disease that affects about one percent of the population. Gluten has become a pariahβ€”blamed for a number of health issues that may not have scientific backing (such as weight gain, skin conditions and decreased cognitive function).