Celiac Disease

  1. Timing Gluten Introduction In Babies Does Not Prevent CD

    Parents trying to help their babies avoid inheriting celiac disease have fewer ways to do it, according to two new studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine this fall. ...

  2. Updated Common Symptoms of Celiac Disease

    Think consistent diarrhea is the one sure-fire symptom of celiac disease? ...

  3. How to Look for Gluten in Medications

    O.K., we all examine food labels and restaurant menus for gluten as thoroughly as a physicist searching for a new planet. But did you ever think to suspect your medication for the illness inducing substance? ...

  4. New Theories as to the Recent Rise in Celiac Disease

    Stefano Guandalini, MD, founder and medical director of the University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center, has studied celiac disease for over 40 years. In a recent interview, 2/5/2014, he and other scientists who attended a celiac disease conference ...

  5. Bone Density Concerns with Celiac Disease

    Celiac disease can potentially impair bone density in younger women, leading to more fractures, according to a small study in Argentina. ...

  6. Mom's with Celiac Disease Conceiving Healthy Babies

    I’m a new grandma!  GiGi’s the name, grand-mothering is my game!!!  The most awesome experience of my whole life just occurred last month when I became a first time grandparent by my son-in-law, Justin, and daughter, Chelsea, who has celiac disease ...

  7. What is Celiac Disease?

    Celiac Disease (CD) is an autoimmune disorder, triggered by the ingestion of gluten, a collection of proteins called gliadins and glutenins, commonly found in wheat, barley, rye, and spelt. With autoimmune disease, the body mistakenly attacks i ...

  8. Back To School for GF Kids

    Starting school or going back to school for kids with celiac disease (CD) or non-celiac gluten sensitivity takes planning and good communication skills with those caring for your child at school. ...

  9. Potential Medication for Celiac Disease Symptoms

    There is hope on the horizon for those people with celiac disease who still experience uncomfortable symptoms while maintaining a gluten-free diet (GFD). ...

  10. Introducing Gluten for Infants at High Risk for Celiac Disease

    To introduce gluten at 4-6 months of age or not to introduce gluten till one year, that is the question?!!!! ...