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About GlutenGuy36

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About Me

I am 36 years old from Clawson, Michigan. I was recently diagnosed with Celiac Disease on July 14, 2008 after 9 months of pain and agony. It was confirmed by blood tests. Endoscopy and Colonoscopy showed inflammation all throught my digestional tract.

I have been gluten free since the day I was diagnosed. I'm pretty sure in the beginning that I still was getting some somewhere. I live back at home because there was no way that I could work feeling this miserable. Fatigue, pain all over, muscle spasms, sever brain fog are just to name a few.

I am doing my best to stay the course and give my body a chance to heal. It is very frustrating to feel like you are being robbed of your life. I know this isn't the worse thing I could be diagnosed with but I have never felt like this before. My mind would say get up and there were days where I just couldn't move and if I did I would be completely exhausted.

Hopefully now change will come and is welcomed.

  1. What about a possible yeast problem? It's not uncommon for those with Celiac to have other problems like Candida Albicans. When your digestional tract is damaged it can allow the bad orginisms to proliferate. Candida can cause alot of sensetivities such as: sense of smell( things like chemicals...