Professor Fergus Shanahan, who chairs the department of medicine at UCC and who is also a director of the university’s world-renowned APC Microbiome Institute, summed the issue up succinctly in an interview with the Irish Times.
“We are all susceptible to the power of mass marketing and ultimately that is what this is, it is just a fad. I know people might say who is this arrogant doctor to dismiss a gluten-free diet...
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