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dally099

Allergies/hayfever, Worse Since With Celiac?

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hi! just wondering does anyone notice that hayfever spring type allergies seem worse for them? im noticing this year seems a lot worse, and my feet, toes and fingers are swollen and itchy, just when i thought we had sort of got that under controle. i know that with celiac you can deffenitly have more allergies. oh the fun!! just wondering who else may be finding this as well, thanks


Nadine

mom of 4 great kids - 2 diagnosed with autism and 2 typical kids (thank goodness)

all this started after my hysterectomy in March of 2006

G.F. since Feb 2007

Soy free since April 2007

Blood work was negatvie (after 2 weeks of being on the gluten-free diet)

entrolab results:

Antigliadin 9 (normal <10)

HLA-DQB1 Allele 1 - 0302

HLA-DQB2 Allele 2 - 0502

HLA-DQ 3,1 (subtype 8,5)

carrying one celiac gene and one gluten intolerant gene

nurse at entrolab figures i caught this early and dont eat gluten anymore

life is like a box of chocolates;sometimes you get stuck with the yukky coconut fillet one

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I get a hayfever type reaction when i get glutened, and i also have allergies, so the combo can be brutal. If your allergies seem extra bad, you might be having a gluten reaction while also having allergies. Just a thought!


28 yr old Male

Diagnosed Celiac in February 2007

Gluten-free/Casein Free

HLA DQ 2,3 Subtype (2,8) I have both celiac genes!

Married

1 child 9 months- Levi

Yeast/Bacteria overgrowth

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I've found magnesium seems to help reduce the swelling, while too many carbs or proteins can make it worse. My weather-related allergies get far worse if I eat GMO corn.


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I've been gluten-free for almost 2 years now, and this year my spring allergies were much worse than usual. Of course, a lot of others who are not Celiac reported the same--so I don't know if it is just because it's been a bad allergy year, or if I'm not handling it as well.

I guess I'll find out next year!


Patti

"Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans"

"When people show you who they are, believe them"--Maya Angelou

"Bloom where you are planted"--Bev

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