you may lose the ability to process gluten

Huh? Gluten sensitivity is an autoimmune problem, you don't acquire it by not eating wheat.

It's more complicated than that. Small intestine microbiota might have a role in the genesis of the celiac disease.

2cameroncowan5yPeople who have done paleo can sometimes have issues processes carbs because you lose the stomach bacteria necessary to do so. It was poorly phrased. The transition back can be hard.

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