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Study Explores Potential Celiac Disease in Adults

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This study supports what we at the IBS Treatment Center have been saying for years, and even published in Dr. Stephen Wangen’s book “Healthier Without Wheat.” Once you’ve have positive blood testing for celiac disease, the biopsy is superfluous. But not for the doctor, because that is how they make their living. Patients with positive […]

What Is Celiac Disease?

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Celiac disease is a hereditary allergy to gluten that results in damage to the small intestine. Common symptoms include loose stools, fatigue, weight loss and generally poor health. However, symptoms can vary widely and include constipation, weight gain, and a skin condition called dermatitis herpetiformis.   What Is Gluten?  
Gluten is a protein found in […]

What is Celiac Disease?

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Celiac disease is a hereditary allergy to gluten that results in damage to the small intestine. Common symptoms include loose stools, fatigue, weight loss and generally poor health. However, symptoms can vary widely and include constipation, weight gain, and a skin condition called dermatitis herpetiformis.   What Is Gluten? 
Gluten is a protein found in wheat, […]

What is Celiac Disease?

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Celiac disease is diagnosed by measuring damage to the small intestine, either by blood testing or, traditionally, with a biopsy of the small intestine. A positive biopsy means that the villi, or small finger-like extensions of the intestinal lining, have been damaged; this is known as villous atrophy. However, recent studies have shown blood testing […]

Study: Clinical Symptoms in Celiac Patients on a Gluten-free Diet

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The following study comes thanks to National Institutes of Health. OBJECTIVE:Persistent villous atrophy in patients with celiac disease (CD) on a gluten-free diet (GFD) is reported with increasing frequency. The aim of this study was to evaluate a possible association between persistent damage of the villi and “atypical” gastrointestinal symptoms in CD patients on a […]

Understanding & Defining Celiac Disease

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What is celiac disease? You may have never heard of celiac disease, but it is actually a fairly common problem. In fact, 1 out of every 133 people has it. That is over 2 million people in this country. It is really more of an allergy than a disease, although it is typically called an […]