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  1. Hi Chap I felt 50% better overall gluten-free, but still had some issues with, Ibs, heartburn, bloating,Sinus, irritable bladder, chronic pain back/neck/shoulder, brainfog, depression...
  2. http://www.coeliac.co.uk/exg/2006/Voluntee...essWeekPack.pdf There are some good posters, press releases, letters, ideas for displays at the Doctors. based on the '1 in 100 theme...
  3. Judy I havn't had then x-rayed yet, my rheumatologist sort of 'dismissed' it as irrelevant as he was more interested in the Fibro, hypermobile joints, shoulder impingement and...
  4. Does anyone else have really loud crunching noise from their knees, worse going up stairs. I have had various different doctors tell me different things, from nitrogen (or hydrogen...
  5. Gluten sensitivity as a neurological illness 'Figure 1 Brain MRI of a patient with gluten ataxia showing rapid onset of cerebellar atrophy over a period of 15 months before the...
  6. I also have brain fog. I had to stop working. It started 2 years ago along with the Fibromyalgia, inability to stay asleep at night. Although I have had odd health problems Ibs...
  7. hello i am only 11 me and my mum were reading your story and nearly cried. i have some of the same symptoms in my family. my mum has got lots of help from this forum for me and...
  8. No problem! I have learnt so much from everyone here that it is good to be able to repay the favour!
  9. My daughter has just been dx dyslexic and she is a lot better gluten-free than she was before. She seems able to concentrate more now and has less visual disturbance when reading...
  10. It just so happens that I was reading a magazine at the doctors the other day about this, I'v looked it up for you on google They sound like Tonsil Stones. http://www.drgreene...
  11. I am getting married too, in October 06 in France. There will be lots of gluten-free, DF, WF, and other allergies to cater for as well as vegitarians so I'm expecting a lot...
  12. Thanks Theresa I had forgotten to track this topic so have only just seen your postings. We were in Toulouse last week looking at schools. The headteacher assured us that the...
  13. Yes my 11yo did, just below her belly button and occasionally in her back/kidney area, and a reflux. they found celiac 'by accident'. She was on 50th centile at birth and dropped...
  14. Hi Susie, Welcome you are SO in the right place I also have Fibro and am 28lbs overweight. I didn't realise Fibro (and other neurological symptoms)are connected to celiac...
  15. I have heard that hyper aggitated feeling described as 'tired but wired'.that fits me! and I notice it much more now i'm gluten & dairy free when I accidentally slip up. Donna
  16. I have fibromyalgia & Gluten sensitivity My daughter: celiac disease My Sister Dx Fibro & Gluten sens My younger sister ? Same symptoms as me at her age. My Mother...
  17. In My family: Daughter: DX Coeliac Me: Gluten sensitive - Enterolabs Dx Father of DX daughter: Alopecia, GI symptoms. blood tests (Ema only I think) Neg (falsly I think) Sister...
  18. We have this in our family. Mine got so bad I would get up 3-4 times a night and my colleagues in the office used to make jokes about how many times I went to the loo. (about every...
  19. We had the tests and she does have 'Moderate Dyslexia', "Short-term memory and phonics cause the most problems Significant reading difficulty. Very weak at Maths. Strongest element...
  20. I'm still learning too. It is very interesting that this topic caught my eye. Tomorrow we are taking our daughter to be checked for dyslexia because the optition doesn't know...
  21. Hi Theresa Eating out in France is hard! I love the markets, it is one of the things I am really looking forward to when we move. We are moving to Toulouse where abouts in France...
  22. In our family at least Milk=Asthma (we actually cough a lot and only weeze when really ill) None of us need our inhalers now! Milk is 'mucus forming' , I just didn't realise...
  23. Hi Packard You are lucky you stumbled on the answer so quickly. I read that the average time taken to get a dx of celiac disease is 11 years and 15 doctors! for me it was...
  24. Hi Christine YES ALL THOSE THINGS CAN BE CAUSED BY CELIAC! - My daughters main symptoms were stomach pain which started periodically, headache (which I now know to be migrane...
  25. My knees make a awful 'crunching' noise when I go upstairs, and I find climbing stairs quite tiring, my legs feel weak above the knee. I originally thought it was because of weight...
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