Blue Sky hosts a daily province-wide discussion about the stories that matter to Saskatchewan. Your lunch date includes everything from meaty politics to sweet good-news stories from all corners of the province.
More on Blue Sky
Visit us for articles and more from Blue Sky with Garth Materie
How to live a healthy and happy life with celiac disease or gluten-friendly diet
For people with celiac disease, eating gluten-free foods is more than a fad or a health trend. It's an auto-immune disorder that can cause serious health complications. Eating a gluten-free diet is essential for one to two per cent of the population, according to one of today's guests. However, more than 30 per cent of North Americans say they have also embraced a gluten-free lifestyle. Today we're exploring the health benefits of eating gluten-free, but we're also talking about how celiac disease can affect those who have it.