Gluten-Free Update: Second Blood Work Readings

Time flies.  As I’m writing this I’ve been gluten-free for over six months.  It certainly isn’t the worst thing in the world.  I much rather be gluten-free than dairy free.  But, as you may recall, if you’ve been reading, I’ve been gluten-free with the hope that it will minimize the effects of an autoimmune disease called Hashimotos that attacks the thyroid causing hypothyroidism.  Hopefully, by minimizing the Hashimotos, I can reduce the attack on my thyroid.

After two months gluten free my two Hashimoto’s antibodies had a significant drop of about 20-percent.  Three months later I got my blood drawn again.  This time the results were less stellar.  One antibody was down another 5-percent and the other was up about 5-percent.  Both were still lower than my original test that determined I had Hashimotos.  Both are still out of the normal range, although I’m not sure they will go back to the normal range.  The gluten-free goal is to […]

Gluten-Free Update: Second Blood Work Readings2017-09-12T19:31:28-04:00