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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.

Support Group, Cape Cod, Ma
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I am looking to find any celiac support groups in the Cape Cod, Massachusetts area.

Unfourtunatly, I have had no luck finding one so far.

I live in Mashpee, MA and I am willing to travel somewhat.

I have been recently diagnosed and would really like to find a good support group.

Thank you...

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I found the following support groups, I am not sure if you have contacted them or if these locations are too far away but I thought I would post them, just in case.

Massachusetts

Boston - Support Group

Contact: Marina Keegan

Boston Area Support Group

Tel: (508) 358-2416

Boston - Support Group

Contact 1: Laura O'Donnell

Chidlren's Hospital Boston

300 Longwood Avenue

Boston, MA 02115

Tel: (617) 355-2127

E-mail: laura.odonnell@tch.harvard.edu

Boston - Support Group

The Healthy Villi

(Greater Boston Celiac/DH Support Group, Chapter #67 of CSA/USA)

Chairperson: Elise Gorseth

Email: gorseth@earthlink.net

Tel: (617) 923-0172

Membership Chairperson: Marjorie Rogers

E-mail: mwrogers67@aol.com

Tel: (508) 653-5465

Cape Cod - Support Group

Contact: Jean M. Roma MSN, RN/CS

Cape Cod Support Group

PO Box 653

MA 02635

E-mail: Cotuit428@aol.com

Fall River - Support Group

Contact: Kathy Thiboutot

Southeast New England (including Cape Cod ) Celiac Support Group

Tel: (401) 624-8888.

Lowell - Resource:

Contact: Katherine C. Merrill

45 Tolman Ave.

Lowell, MA 01854

Tel: (978) 454-2822

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