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How Can I Be Sure That I Have Celiac Disease
In Celiac disease the body reacts to gluten (in wheat and gluten like proteins in rye and barley) in the small intestine causing damage. This limits the intestine's ability to absorb some nutrients. Classically people have loose stool, bloating, and abdominal discomfort but more often are just found when screened for other reasons (like symptoms of a nutritional deficiency like ...Read more
I'm not 100% sure I have celiac disease but i was just wondering if you have it is it ok to eat a mcchicken sandwich without the bun with the fries?
I I'm 183 lbs at 5.2", I have Celiac Disease. Gained 3 lbs since I was diagnosed 4yrs ago. How can I lose this weight?
Celiac disease: Celiac disease is caused my blood cells in your body that have developed sensitivity to a grain protein called gliadin. Wheat, rye, barley and spelt contain this protein. Most persons with cd can eat other grains but industrial processing contamination can be an issue; so let you body tell you which alternative grain products you can tolerate. ...Read more
I have celiac disease a year ago is when i started having symptoms. Is it normal to not have symptoms your whole life then all the sudden have them?
Yes: This is actually a common occurrence. Else all of us would live forever. Sometimes a disease process has started much earlier (think coronary disease) but causes no symptoms until a clinical point has reached. ...Read more
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