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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 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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Since beginning gluten-free diet with my 14 month old 4 weeks ago - I have noticed he is drinking a lot more than usual. Probably twice as much? Has anyone else noticed this happening? Just a few days ago - I noticed a change in his bm - the first formed stools that weren't completely undigested food since birth really. It is encouraging to see a change in this area - it makes following the diet a bit easier :-)

So anyone esle noticed the thirsty thing??

Thanks

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Oh, absolutely. My son is 2 1/2 and drinks constantly. It's a good thing!

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glad you posted the thirst.....we had my daughter tested for diabetes b/c' of her increased thirst....

she is having her 2nd biopsy tomorrow - last year she had no signs of it....but this year her blood count Was elevated...

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