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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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So, I've visited several other forums at various times, and have gotten frustrated with almost all of them...the way some of the members treat other people is crazy! I don't know if it's because we with food intolerances have to have more patience, but whatever the reason, I appreciate all the people here who are always friendly and encouraging in their responses and advice :)

Most recently I've been on a cruise forum, trying to figure out an upcoming trip, and some of the people there are just plain rude! Wow!

I <3 you guys and girls!!

Just wanted to let you all know :D

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We are a pretty special group of folks aren't we! I do agree that what a lot of us have gone through does give us a bit of patience and an empathy that others might not have. We also have great mods who help to keep thing under control too. I wish I knew about this site when I was first diagnosed as everyone is so helpful and there is so much info and support.

I also am thankful for this site and really appretiate all that everyone contributes and the hard work that Scott has done to bring it to us.

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