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Celiac Disease & Gluten-Free Diet Forums

  1. Diagnosis & Recovery, Related Disorders & Research

    1. Coping with Celiac Disease

      Share stories, techniques, and information to help others deal with the disease and the gluten-free diet.

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    2. Celiac Disease Pre-Diagnosis, Testing & Symptoms

      If you haven't yet been diagnosed this is the place you can discuss your symptoms and any test results that may indicate that you might have the disease.

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    3. Post Diagnosis, Recovery & Treatment of Celiac Disease

      Discussions related to the recovery process after you've been diagnosed.

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    4. Related Issues & Disorders

      Discussions concerning the various associated health problems, including but not limited to pregnancy, sleep & weight issues.

      67,281
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    5. Dermatitis Herpetiformis

      Discussions concerning the skin condition associated with celiac disease.

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  2. Gluten-Free Lifestyle

    1. Gluten-Free Foods, Products, Shopping & Medications

      Share info on about GF products, medications, cosmetics, etc., or warn others about dangerous ones. Which ingredients are safe and which are not? Food labeling issues and legislation.

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    2. Gluten-Free Recipes & Cooking Tips

      Share your favorite recipes and cooking / baking techniques with others.

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    3. Gluten-Free Restaurants

      Looking for a safe place to eat? Know of a great GF restaurant? Share it!

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    4. Traveling with Celiac Disease

      There are many things you need to know before travelling. Post your favorite GF vacation stories here.

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    5. Sports and Fitness

      Athletes discuss fitness, sports nutrition, working out, etc.

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  4. Support & Help

    1. Gab/Chat Room

      General chit chat...please keep it light and avoid controversial topics.

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    2. Parents, Friends and Loved Ones of Celiacs

      Discussions among parents of kids or babies with CD. Non-celiacs can discuss their experiences dealing with a friend or loved one with the disease.

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    3. Meet Up Room

      A Place where all gluten-free people can meet each other--support groups, adults, teenagers, men, women, people who live inside or outside the USA. Everyone is welcome!

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    4. Doctors

      Share experiences with doctors, how to find a good one, and avoid the bad ones.

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    5. Calendar of Events   (219,385 visits to this link)

      Find a support group meeting or GF expo near you.

    6. Publications & Publicity

      Share stories, news, and articles here. 

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  5. When A Gluten-Free Diet Just Isn't Enough

    1. Food Intolerance & Leaky Gut

      Many people have cow's milk (casein), soy, egg, corn, or other issues. Share info on alternative diets like vegetarian, vegan, Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD), FODMAP Diet, Keto Diet, etc.

      57,615
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    2. Super Sensitive People

      Non-scientific discussions for those who react to lower levels of gluten than most.

      5,682
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  6. Forum Technical Assistance

    1. Board/Forum Technical Help

      This section deals with questions and problems related to the use of this forum. All "old pros" are invited to help answer questions from the newer participants.

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  • Forum Discussions

    KatieM,  Your asthma, the pins and needles feeling, fatigue and stomach issues can all be indicative of Type Two Diabetes and Thiamine (Vitamin B1) deficiency and Celiac Disease.   Low Thiamine symptoms include "sailor's asthma," fatigue, neuropathy (pins and needles), and gastrointestinal symptoms (gastrointestinal beriberi).  You can have low thiamine with or without having Celiac Dis...
    Jaebowie,  You are not technically asymptomatic and you have a first degree relative with a diagnosis of Celiac Disease which makes you prime candidate for Celiac testing.   Celiac Disease is genetic. All first degree relatives (mum, dad, siblings, children) of a person diagnosed with Celiac Disease should be tested.  Basic doctor knowledge.  If your doctor doesn't know this, run...
    Jaebowie,  Yes, these symptoms and ones mentioned in your other posts do sound like Celiac Disease.  There are 300 symptoms of Celiac Disease.  We aren't doctors and can't diagnose, but many of these symptoms are familiar to us here because we've had them ourselves. Ulcers and gastritis could be reasons for the pain, as trents said.  It could also be something else like pancreatitis or ...