Monthly Archives: November, 2014

Celiac disease showing up in many forms and at all ages (from Reuters)

BY JANICE NEUMANN (Reuters Health) – A classical set of celiac disease symptoms no longer reflects the profile of most newly-diagnosed patients, according to a new study from Italy. Instead, doctors need to take other symptoms into account and consider the possibility of celiac disease, even when patients don’t fit the old image of the […]

Gluten free sarcasm.

Going gluten free? What it means for your health and your wallet (CBS News)

A decade ago, most Americans had never heard the word gluten. Now millions are trying to cut it out of their diets. Gluten gets blamed for everything from stomach pain to fatigue, and many people are under the impression their diets would be healthier without it. But what does gluten really do to the body, […]

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Many people with gluten sensitivity have not had proper tests, study says (from FoxNews)

People who believe they are sensitive to gluten have often not been adequately tested to rule out celiac disease, reports a new study. Jessica R. Biesiekierski told Reuters Health that people with trouble digesting gluten who are not tested for celiac disease may not get proper treatment, which could lead to health problems down the […]