Miss Hurley described her symptoms, her trouble with breathing, as “drowning in air”. Over a period of nine months, she sought out numerous medical specialists with no answer. She was especially devastated when an ER doctor suggested it could be “psychological”. (Jump to Podcast)
Currently the majority of wheat/gluten intolerance are still misdiagnosed.
The discovery was indeed life-changing. Miss Hurley has since been embracing her struggles and fighting for the one in every seventeen people who are gluten sensitive.
At eighteen years old, this absolutely elegant young lady also serves as a role model of “you can achieve your dreams and visions no matter what has happened to you in the past”.
Miss Hurley can be contacted at www.1in17.com, a website dedicated to raise awareness for gluten intolerance.