Celiac.com Sponsor (A1):


Join eNewsletter


Celiac.com Sponsor (A1-m):



Join eNewsletter

Coping with Celiac Disease

119 119

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

15,903 topics in this forum

    • 39 replies
    • 4,075 views
  1. Discouraged

    • 2 replies
    • 1,005 views
  2. What To Expect

    • 1 reply
    • 694 views

  3. Celiac.com Sponsor (A8):

    Celiac.com Sponsor (A8):


    • 3 replies
    • 4,306 views
  4. Celiac Panel And Lbc Analysis

    • 3 replies
    • 3,490 views
  5. No Bowel Symptoms

    • 2 replies
    • 1,447 views
    • 2 replies
    • 1,903 views
  6. Metabolic Detoxification

    • 6 replies
    • 2,480 views
  7. Sad

    • 22 replies
    • 5,292 views
  8. Too Much At Once!

    • 12 replies
    • 1,806 views
  9. Celiacs In The Military?

    • 1 reply
    • 1,202 views
  10. What Are The Odds I'm Pre-Diabetic?

    • 7 replies
    • 3,397 views
  11. Help Me, Please

    • 13 replies
    • 2,034 views
  12. Bleeding And Abdominal Pain

    • 3 replies
    • 2,288 views
  13. Just Dx'd

    • 2 replies
    • 1,007 views
  14. QVC To Host Hour Of Gluten Free Items!

    • 0 replies
    • 1,045 views
  15. Self Diagnosed Denial

    • 3 replies
    • 1,425 views
    • 6 replies
    • 1,483 views
  16. Now Shes In Denial

    • 10 replies
    • 1,541 views
  17. I'm A School Teacher

    • 5 replies
    • 1,775 views
    • 3 replies
    • 3,353 views
  18. Scared To Eat!

    • 9 replies
    • 1,455 views
  19. New Member Checking In

    • 3 replies
    • 1,674 views
  20. Advice On Feeling So Sick

    • 1 reply
    • 1,100 views
  21. Dietitian

    • 8 replies
    • 1,735 views
119 119


  • Celiac.com Sponsor (A15-m):


  • Forum Discussions

    JD........low white cell counts are common in autoimmune disease.  Mine were very low for my entire life ( I am now 61) and they have gone up to almost normal range now once I had been gluten free for awhile.  It did take a long time for them to bounce back, but they did.  I was diagnosed at age 46. All of your symptoms scream of Celiac so if you do not have an endoscopy, recheck of antibodies for...
    Does anyone know if the HLA-DQ–gluten tetramer-based Celiac Test is available in the US? I saw the article that it was being tested in Norway.   Thank you, Sarah
    Trent’s.......those antibody tests are specific to Celiac.  While it looks like the doctor did not test the EMA, with results that high and rapid weight loss, Celiac is a strong contender.  Other AI conditions can raise tTg but usually only by much smaller numbers.  The Gliadin IgA is an older test but the one they used when I was diagnosed 15 years ago.  It is the test for gluten consumption in th...

  • Celiac.com Sponsors (A19):


  • Member Statistics

    • Total Members
      91,951
    • Most Online
      6,255

    Newest Member
    SDBella
    Joined

  • Celiac.com Sponsor (A20):


  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      115,586
    • Total Posts
      969,308

  • Celiac.com Sponsor (A21):


  • Who's Online (See full list)


  • Celiac.com Sponsor (A22):


  • Blog Entries