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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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Hi am new to this forum although I have been on the site for a couple of years.

I have had celiac disease for 2 and a half years. My PCP doesn't know much about this in fact if it was up to her I probably still wouldn't know. She just hasn't had the training. She is great with the regular stuff. I took my grandson to his doctor for my daughter who was teaching school. When I got there the doctor, Dr. Heckman-Davis from Lakeville, IN greeted me. I use to doctor with her before my insurance changed. Anyway she asked me how I was and I answered not so good. I told her what symptoms I was experiencing and she said it sounded like maybe a wheat allergy. Out of her head she gave me a test to give to my doctors.

But even her knowledge is limited on the subject. I would love to find a great doctor who knows a lot about celiac disease.

Thanks everyone.

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