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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 Celiac.com's FREE weekly eNewsletter   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

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I just read article about straw bale gardening but I know it comes wheat and oat grasses.  I have celiac disease and am hesitant to try any ideas?

 

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1 hour ago, Mowee said:

I just read article about straw bale gardening but I know it comes wheat and oat grasses.  I have celiac disease and am hesitant to try any ideas?

 

What specifically are you  worried about?  I assume you would wash anything before you ate it?  not put the straw or any stray seeds in your mouth?  If it bothers you, there are lots of other ways to garden.  My neighbor tried this last year and didn't have much luck.

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I know some people who have tried straw bale gardening, especially for strawberries.

I don't know anyone that has had much success with it. All of them thought it was more trouble than it was worth.

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