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Dentists say tooth damage may be a sign of celiac disease

“Celiac disease is a severe form of gluten intolerance.” If left untreated, the disease can lead to osteoporosis, serious vitamin and mineral deficiencies.

Studies have shown that dental problems are common in people with celiac disease. It is important to be aware of this issue asĀ “tooth enamel defects and recurrent canker sores are the only manifestations of celiac disease.”

Various dentists have expressed early diagnosis is essential as addressing it in adulthood may be too late to reverse the damage of the teeth.

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