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Gene in Children Linked to Higher Risk of Celiac Disease

Tags: autoimmune disorders, celiac, celiac disease, gene, genetic disorder, genetics

Researchers may be a step closer to helping doctors identify children born with a higher risk for Celiac disease, which ultimately could result in earlier treatment and fewer complications from the disorder.


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Stomach Aches: 5 Things Parents Should Know

Tags: celiac disease, constipation, gastroenteritis, GERD, IBD, pain awareness month, stomach flu

How can you tell the difference between a regular tummy ache and something more serious? Get tips from a pediatric expert.


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“Out of This World” Findings from 2014 Cardiology Expo

Tags: ACC, celiac disease, cholesterol, heart attack, pericarditis

Cardiovascular specialists from across the country attended the American College of Cardiology's 63rd Annual Scientific Session and Expo in Washington D.C. They shared news about heart health -- earthly, and beyond.


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Probiotics: What You Need to Know

Tags: celiac, celiac disease, probiotics, vitamins and supplements, yogurt

Probiotic supplements have been touted to improve gut health, balance vaginal flora and strengthen the immune system. Find out what you need to know before taking them.


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The Surprising Truth About Gluten-Free Food and Weight Loss

Tags: celiac disease, diet, gluten, gluten-free, healthy diet, weight loss

Gluten-free diets are the latest craze for those looking to lose weight, but what’s the truth? Is gluten responsible for my love handles? The answer is no, but let’s clear the air of any confusion.


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Pig Whipworm ‘Smoothie’ May Help Crohn’s

Tags: celiac disease, crohn's, ulcerative colitis

Researchers say microscopic pig whipworm eggs hold promise for treating severe cases of Crohn’s disease. While it sounds icky, the treatment may one day be approved by the U.S. FDA.


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Guaranteeing ‘Gluten-free’ Really Is Gluten-free

Tags: celiac, celiac disease, gluten, gluten-free

If you need to go gluten-free, you may be surprised: there’s still plenty you can eat. And now with FDA regulations, you can feel safer choosing gluten-free products.


Nearly 2 million Americans have Celiac disease, most of them do not know that they have it.

Celiac Disease: Common, Often Undiagnosed

Tags: celiac disease, gluten, health hub number, infographic

Going gluten-free is a trend these days, but how do you know if you actually have Celiac disease? Even though nearly 2 million Americans have Celiac disease, most of them do not know that they have it.


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Do You Really Need to Go Gluten-free?

Tags: anemia, celiac disease, diarrhea, gluten, osteoporosis

Celiac disease causes your body to be unable to absorb nutrients from many foods. Gastroenterologist Bret Lashner, MD, talks about celiac disease and how to cope if you have it.


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Constipation: 6 Ways to Unblock Yourself

Tags: celiac disease, constipation, digestive health, fiber, hypercalcemia, hyperthyroidism, irritable bowel syndrome, stress

You can find relief whether your constipation is a typical case or something more serious. The difference comes in how you find relief.