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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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:D There was a huge article in my local papers dining section, Mid-valley eateries strive to include gluten-free offerings! Ahhhh finally I found something around here! I found out that in my town, not only is there the outback, but a rather uppity pricey place downtown called bentley's, a thai place, and a place called marco polo is coming out with there menu next week. This is wonderful news, since the only one around here is outback, while great at that I am getting tired of the same place. Also there is a nutritionist, also a member of a gluten intollerance group, teaching a course at the local community college who is instructing local food-service workers how to prepare meals for those with special dietary needs, including celiac. And to top off the good news there is a place where I can get gluten free pizza, called Talarico's Mercado, an hour away, I don't care I'm going! Just happy to finaly hear something about celiac around here, I was starting to think I lived on mars! :D
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