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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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angel_jd1    10

Meenucat-

People are seeing your posts. Please stop re-posting your information. You are going against board rules/guidelines by posting the same things all these times. You can find your multiple posts all under one category now. Having multiple posts bogs down the board and makes it less effective. Please take the time to make yourself familiar with the rules and guidelines of this board and community. Thanks!

-Jessica

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Meenucat    0

I see that now but I don't think that this format is very newbie-friendly - I was not multiple posting to be rude or to get attention to my posts, I just couldn't understand where the posts were going - I read the rules of the board before I ever made any posts and my cookies/firewall wasn't an issue so I was confused...

I could see my posts when they were replies to threads that other people had started but could not see any of the posts that I had started myself.

I cannot speak for everyone here, but I can say that I certainly never meant to spam the boards - I was just questioning if my threads were being posted.

Believe me, it will never happen again.

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It is a bit confusing I agree, anyway, welcome to the board and please don't think we don't want you here! :D

Did you have any questions or anything?

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angel_jd1    10

First of all, Welcome to the board.

The reason I pointed these things out to you is.....I spent a good 30 min. cleaning up the message trail that you left. I am not paid for this job, it is a volunteer position that I enjoy doing. It helps the celiac community.

I just want you to know how to use the board and what the rules are. If we do not let you know, then how will you learn to get around on here? Please do not be offended by my statement. I just wanted you to know your posts were going through, and that you need to be careful when posting. End of story.

-Jessica :rolleyes:

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Meenucat    0

Thank you for the warm welcome, Lisa! :D

As for having questions...I have a lot of disease-related ones - I posted a question about B12 deficiency over on the pre-diagnosis board - I do have a lot of questions but I am waiting to post these until late next week (after my biopsies come back and I get some answers).

As for technical board questions - I'll get back to you on that one as soon as I learn more about how things work here ;)

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