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        This FAQ on celiac disease will guide you to all of the basic information you will need to know about the disease, its diagnosis, testing methods, a gluten-free diet, etc.   Subscribe to FREE email alerts What are the major symptoms of celiac disease? Celiac Disease SymptomsWhat testing is available for celiac disease? - list blood tests, endo with biopsy, genetic test and enterolab (not diagnostic) Celiac Disease ScreeningInterpretation of Celiac Disease Blood Test ResultsCan I be tested even though I am eating gluten free? How long must gluten be taken for the serological tests to be meaningful?The Gluten-Free Diet 101 - A Beginner's Guide to Going Gluten-FreeIs celiac inherited? Should my children be tested? Ten Facts About Celiac Disease Genetic TestingIs there a link between celiac and other autoimmune diseases? Celiac Disease Research: Associated Diseases and DisordersIs there a list of gluten foods to avoid? Unsafe Gluten-Free Food List (Unsafe Ingredients)Is there a list of gluten free foods? Safe Gluten-Free Food List (Safe Ingredients)Gluten-Free Alcoholic BeveragesDistilled Spirits (Grain Alcohols) and Vinegar: Are they Gluten-Free?Where does gluten hide? Additional Things to Beware of to Maintain a 100% Gluten-Free DietFree recipes: Gluten-Free RecipesWhere can I buy gluten-free stuff? Support this site by shopping at The Store.For Additional Information: Subscribe to: Journal of Gluten Sensitivity


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    1. kbgirl added a post in a topic Tuna Fish   

      Here is what I got from (Also here is a number for Bumble Bee Tuina if you would like to talk with them directly about this. )

      Q: Is vegetable broth gluten free?
      A: The Food and Drug Administration
      has a specific definition of vegetable
      broth when it is used in canned tuna,
      but does not detail the exact ingredients
      in other cases. Vegetable broth in tuna
      has to be made from two or more of the
      following vegetables: beans, cabbage,
      celery, garlic, onions, parsley, peas, potatoes, green or red bell peppers, spinach
      or tomatoes. That means the broth used
      in canned tuna is gluten free, as is plain
      canned tuna. The beans used may include soy beans, in which case soy has
      to be noted on the label as required by
      the Food Allergen and Consumer
      Protection Act. While this has nothing to
      do with the gluten-free status of tuna, it
      might affect those who have soy allergies in addition to celiac disease.
      In general, broth is defined as the
      liquid resulting from cooking vegetables, meat or fish in water. By that definition it would always be gluten free.
      But canned vegetable broth can
      contain other ingredients as well. For
      example, Swanson’s Vegetarian Vegetable broth contains high fructose corn
      syrup, sugar and potato flour. The Swanson broth, as well as College Inn,
      Imagine Foods, and Pacific Foods
      brands are all gluten free. In fact, it is
      unlikely that you would find a vegetable
      broth that was not gluten free. Vegetable
      broth is more likely to be gluten free
      than chicken or beef broth, which sometimes contain hydrolyzed wheat protein.
      But you have to read the ingredients
      label to be sure.
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    2. kbgirl added a post in a topic Does Anyone Know How Much Blood They Take For Test?   

      I just had a panel done today. I called (pestered) my doc to order one for me. When i went in today they took about 6 vials of blood. I was curious if they took more than normal, maybe doc asked to have other tests done while I was there. Hmmm... we shall see. I have to wait 4-5 business days (a week) for the results.
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