May is Celiac disease awareness month. Celiac remains a common and yet undiagnosed disorder in the USA. If you experience fatigue, “not feeling well”, upper GI symptoms like bloating, indigestion and loose stools Talk to your doctor and get checked before you go on a gluten free diet.

Risk factors:
Celiac disease can affect anyone. However, it tends to be more common in people who have:
• A family member with celiac disease or dermatitis herpetiformis
• Type 1 diabetes
• Down syndrome or Turner syndrome
• Autoimmune thyroid disease
• Microscopic colitis (lymphocytic or collagenous colitis)
• Addison’s disease
• Rheumatoid arthritis

Complications:
Untreated, Celiac disease can cause:
• Malnutrition
• Loss of calcium and bone density
• Iron deficiency Anemia
• Infertility and miscarriage
• Lactose intolerance
• Cancer
• Neurological problems: neuropathy, seizure, gait imbalance

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