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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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Hello Everyone,

I am a newbie to this disease and forum. I am on 3 months gluten free. That includes everything from hair products, dish soap, makeup, food, etc. things are better, much better - but I can tell there is a long road. Looking forward to getting to know people, offering support, gaining knowledge, and getting support as well.

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Welcome to the forum, Aunia! You might want to check our Newbie 101 info and feel free to ask questions you may have. There's a wealth of information on the forum in many different topics so read away. We were all newbies once so have been in your shoes.

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Hello Everyone,

I am a newbie to this disease and forum. I am on 3 months gluten free. That includes everything from hair products, dish soap, makeup, food, etc. things are better, much better - but I can tell there is a long road. Looking forward to getting to know people, offering support, gaining knowledge, and getting support as well.

Welcome Aunia! I am also new, 10 months diagnosed. I am stll having problems and I am wondering about hair products, soap. What are you using, may I ask? I feel I am also dairy intolerent. So I have started to watch that too. Well good luck to you!

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Welcome to you both! If you use the search box for the board (it says; search forum via google) & put in shampoo or anything else you want to know about; you will come up with threads dealing with that subject.

BTW, I use Suave Naturals -- both the shampoo & conditioner --- gluten-free & cheap -- they work great for me.smile.gif

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