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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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For those of you who take Glucosamine please beware. Just before Christmas I had a gluten reaction and couldn't figure out what I had eaten that had gluten. At first I had just slight nausea so I thought maybe it was from my sensitivity to lactose. When it got worse and the diarrhea started I knew it had to be gluten. Then I remembered buying Equate Glucosamine & Chondroitin with MSM from Walmart. I had been taking them for about 3 weeks. The list of ingredients did not show gluten and I bought them because they were cheaper than my regular brand which is clearly marked Gluten-Free. I stopped taking it right away and my symptoms went away. I contacted Walmart and after about 2 weeks of emails and phone calls they finally got back to me that there is gluten in the product. So I learned the hard way that it doesn't pay to buy a product because it is cheaper if it isn't clearly labeled Gluten-Free. :(

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