Celiac Disease Diet

Celiac Disease Diet

If you have celiac disease, you probably know that if you pig out on pizza or have an extra-big sub sandwich, bad things can start happening in your gut! You may get stomach cramps or your stomach can pooch out – you might even get a bad case of diarrhea!… Read...
Is Celiac Disease Hereditary?

Is Celiac Disease Hereditary?

Recap: As we have talked about in previous blog posts, Celiac Disease is a digestive disorder which results in immune activity. As a result, when gluten is eaten, immune cells attack the small intestine and cause damage. But let’s dig a little deeper into the...
Side Effects of Celiac Disease

Side Effects of Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder where a person’s body cannot digest gluten. Instead, digesting gluten leads to damage to the small intestine. Children and infants are more likely to show digestive symptoms than adults. Here are the most common symptoms...
What is Celiac disease?

What is Celiac disease?

Celiac disease is a disorder that results in damage to the small intestine when foods containing gluten, a protein found in various wheats and grains, are eaten. This genetic disease damages the villi, the structures of the small intestine responsible for absorbing...