War on Wheat, Gluten-Free Diet Movement [Video]

War on Wheat Documentary from CBS News Fifth Estate
War on Wheat, the CBS News Fifth Estate documentary explores the current consumer anti-gluten, anti-wheat movement.  In particular, the film profiles Dr. William Davis, the author of Wheat Bellywhich is considered by some as the "bible" of individuals who are on a wheat-free diet.

According to Dr. Davis, genetically modified wheat is a universal threat, all North American wheat is "garbage" and an addictive opiate that poses a universal health risk to all who consume it.  These and other claims, along with questions about the lack of scientific evidence, are presented in this provocative documentary.




To learn more about disputes concerning the wheat-free, gluten-free diet craze and movement:

Wheat Belly Arguments Are Based on Shaky Science, Critics Say - Scientists Dispute Claims in Best-Selling Book (CBSNews)

Don't Believe the Hype on Gluten-Free Food (The George Institute)

How the Gluten-Free Movement is Ruining Our Relationship with Food (The Washington Post)

Why We're Wasting Billions on Gluten-Free Food (Time)

Gluten Intolerance May Not Exist (Forbes)

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