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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. Lol i know i know XD I will. Should get the results by monday at the latest
  2. GAH! Took me forever to find this site again.. I would type celiac.com and would bring me to a different site without a log in option.. But FINALLY I found my way back lol The lab ladies told me since I`ve never been gluten free - ever, that I can take the test in my two week mark. I`m almost to my 3 week mark so got the test done today. Looking forward to results. I`ll post them when I get them and If I can find this site again xD and LOL Gottaski, That`s my favourite donut ^^ luckily theres a tim hortons near by, and I`ll eat one for the both of us ^^
  3. Yeah I`m not much of a cooker, but I guess now would be a great time to try stuff out and get a little creative. I`ll have to look into the recipes on this site ^^ I laughed at your message Mushroom when you told me to eat everything while I can and you`ll eat vicariously with me xD I`m going to have some pizza or something tomorrow, sounds really good to me. Thanks again everyone ^- ^
  4. Okay thanks guys ^^ I dont think 1-2 weeks is long enough for the test either. i`ll do four weeks. Found out a few hours ago it costs money to get the test done too, rather disappointing =( But I`ve found a Lab that doesnt it for a fair price. Is only 2 slices of bread a day enough for 4 weeks on diet? Can I make a sandwich or french toast instead of just eating plain bread, or will that affect my results? I also read somewhere that a Endoscopy is required if results turn up positive, I hope not because I dont like the idea of being put to sleep T_T Oh and another question I wanted to ask was how long does the bloodwork take? I had a lactose test done a few weeks back that took four hours.. I`m hoping its just one vile they need and not five lol It was a nightmare Thanks for having patience with me =) And Thanks for answering my questions <3
  5. Noob here not even sure if im posting in the right area.. am i considered young adult? 25 yrs old? lol i feel older than that, been feeling really sick, tired all the time, pains in sides and grumpy/ depressed. I was actually orginally reading an old post i found from google back in 2006 that made me want to come here. I saw the doctor today and he thinks i have Celiac Disease. I`m not on a Gluten Diet so my test will come back accurate. Day one and i feel like "poopy". All i wanna do is curl up in my bed and sleep. I`m afaird to eat anything. All i know is that bread has gluten.. so i googled some gluten foods, and now im on day one gluten pre test diet. doc says i have to eat it for 2 weeks. will it be accurate enough within only two weeks? Im looking forward to feeling better. I realise im lucky and it could be MUCH worse. Just which i couldve been diagnosed ages ago. Orginally i thought my pains were from my cysts on my kidneys but specialist said no, and to get checked out. first test was lactose, was 1.00 away from being lactose - so im not lactose but dairy still upsets my tummy. so if i am celiac, - is it hard to find dairy and gluten free products? p.s sorry for my spelling mistakes and grammer xD