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      Frequently Asked Questions About Celiac Disease   09/30/2015

      This Celiac.com 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 Celiac.com email alerts   What are the major symptoms of celiac disease? Celiac Disease Symptoms What testing is available for celiac disease? - list blood tests, endo with biopsy, genetic test and enterolab (not diagnostic) Celiac Disease Screening Interpretation of Celiac Disease Blood Test Results Can 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-Free Is celiac inherited? Should my children be tested? Ten Facts About Celiac Disease Genetic Testing Is there a link between celiac and other autoimmune diseases? Celiac Disease Research: Associated Diseases and Disorders Is 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 Beverages Distilled Spirits (Grain Alcohols) and Vinegar: Are they Gluten-Free? Where does gluten hide? Additional Things to Beware of to Maintain a 100% Gluten-Free Diet What if my doctor won't listen to me? An Open Letter to Skeptical Health Care Practitioners Gluten-Free recipes: Gluten-Free Recipes Where can I buy gluten-free stuff? Support this site by shopping at The Celiac.com Store.


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  1. Hi, I feel like i just need someone to talk to who understands and doesnt think i'm a hypercondriac. I found out I have Celiacs 3 months ago. I instantly went Gluten Free and have stayed that way. Before finding out I was always tired and had no motivation, never really depressed but very low and also over weight with lots of stomach cramps. When i went Gluten Free I did feel better at first, i had more energy and no stomach cramps although I didnt feel 100% I felt an improvement. Now I still remain without the stomach cramps but for the last week or so I have been back to feeling tired and low and just cannot motivate myself. i am finding doing my job daily difficult and I seem to have no time for my boyfriend I have paid him no attention at all because I just dont feel like I want to. Is anyone else feeling like this or has anyone else felt like this? Am i going mad? Is this something not related to Celiacs?
  2. Hi, I have recently been diagnosed with Celiacs and I really want to loose weight. I live in the UK so not sure if manu people on here can help? Weight watchers seems impossible as the Gluten Free bread is so high in points. I'm feeling a little lost on how I can control diet to loose weight, stay gluten free and not be miserable in the process - is this possible? Does anyone know of a diet i can follow that would be suitable?