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Celiac Disease: Signs and Symptoms

 Celiac Disease Foundation
Description: Celiac Disease...Aka Celiac Sprue, An auto-immune disease that affects the small intestine, No wheat, rye and barley, Attack of the micro-villi! Malabsorption- Osteoporosis, iron-deficiency anemia, infertility, cancer, other auto-immune diseases, etc. Go gluten-free, intestinal repair. Signs and Symptoms- No classic signs, Bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhea, Less noticeable symptoms- Anemia, joint pain, stomach pain, irritability, dental or bone disorders, weight loss, stunted growth in kids. an imitate symptoms of other conditions such as irritable bowel, Dermatitis herpetiformis, Silent Celiac Disease- No symptoms, still damage.
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Celiac Disease

Recent Prevalence of Celiac Disease
• 1 in 133 people have CD
• Prevalent, but under diagnosed
– Those not diagnosed have a higher
death rate

• Mayo Clinic
– Raise awareness, improve screening
– Why is Celiac Disease on the rise?

Celiac Disease…
• Aka Celiac Sprue
• An auto-immune disease that affects the small
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