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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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I've looked around and I don't see a place for new members like me to introduce themselves. Am I missing something or should I just dive in maybe describing my diagnosis in that forum?

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I've looked around and I don't see a place for new members like me to introduce themselves. Am I missing something or should I just dive in maybe describing my diagnosis in that forum?

You may dive off the diving board in the section than pertains to your questions.

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Nope. No cheerful greeting for you. Instead you get the immediate helpful support of the people that frequent the section you've chosen.

Problem with the kiddos? Post in the parents section and get the 'hello' from moms and dads who have been there.

Nasty skin problems? Scratch along with the posters in the DH section.

Want to pretend for a little while that you've never heard of gluten? Join us in the 'tickle me elbow' thread or on the song game in the "anything other than..." forum

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Hi,

Some people post an introduction in the Celiac Meeting Room. But there is no requirement to do that.

So here's a cheerful greeting for you anyway! Hi ! :D

http://www.celiac.co...c-meeting-room/

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Welcome Crazyfly!

Post away...there is always someone hanging around that can answer questions or provide a virtual shoulder when needed.

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I've looked around and I don't see a place for new members like me to introduce themselves. Am I missing something or should I just dive in maybe describing my diagnosis in that forum?

Hi, I'm new too and I just spent the last hours looking for the same thing! I've never blogged so I'm not sure how to even post my questions.

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Hi, I'm new too and I just spent the last hours looking for the same thing! I've never blogged so I'm not sure how to even post my questions.

Judging from your name, I assume you will be posting about your child.  You might try the section called Parents of Kids or Babies, and start a new topic there.  There is a Start a New Topic Button and a space for a caption. :)

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Judging from your name, I assume you will be posting about your child.  You might try the section called Parents of Kids or Babies, and start a new topic there.  There is a Start a New Topic Button and a space for a caption. :)

Thank you!

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