Gluten informational presentation set for Thursday in Avon |

Gluten informational presentation set for Thursday in Avon

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VAIL CO, Colorado

Why are more people being diagnosed with gluten sensitivity? What is the difference between Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity? Are we just more aware, or is the prevalence truly increasing?

These are common questions that informed consumers and health conscious Americans are asking. A gluten informational health presentation, hosted by functional medicine practitioner Jacqui Slavin will take place Thursday at 5:45 p.m. at Functional Wellness in Avon.

There are many signs and symptoms of gluten sensitivity including headaches, and migraines, depression, irritable bowel/digestive issues, skin problems, behavior issues such as ADHD, ADD, muscle and joint pain, as well as difficulty losing weight. If you have been curious about gluten sensitivity and gluten free diets, this information session will help you understand the various presentations of gluten sensitivity and why gluten intolerance is such a complex topic

Question and answer session with Slavin will follow. Delicious gluten-free refreshments will be served.

For more information and to RSVP call 970-376-7779.

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