Human Disease & Basic Pharmacology
The disease that I have chosen is celiac disease. Celiac diseases is an autoimmune
disease. It is caused genetically, which means a mother can pass it to her child, or that the disease
runs in the family
Discussion Questions Week 5
Reading: Type 2 Diabetes, the thrifty phenotype- an over view. 2001. By R. S. Lindsay and P.
H. Bennett from British Medical Bulletin 60:21-32.
Answer these questions BEFORE the Discussion meets.
1. What is Diabetes mellitus? H