Latest celiac disease Stories

2010-12-15 15:58:00

Findings from a new study of 141 adults add to an ongoing medical debate over which patients with symptoms of celiac disease should go on a gluten-free diet.

2010-07-22 15:10:41

Children with celiac disease need to include certain must-have vitamins in their diets to stave off weak bones and osteoporosis, say researchers at the University of Alberta.

2010-07-08 13:27:00

Diagnosis of celiac disease is based on a characteristic enteropathy in an intestinal biopsy and evidence that these changes are gluten-triggered.

2010-04-29 14:29:40

New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests that striking a balance of intestinal microbiota could play a role in early stages of celiac disease-related immune responses.

2010-03-01 07:37:01

New research has identified four aspects of immune system disturbance which lead to the development of celiac disease.

2010-01-12 15:19:17

For adults and children diagnosed with celiac disease, the only treatment is a gluten-free diet, which can be very challenging.

2009-10-23 13:35:39

Duodenal biopsy remains the gold standard for celiac disease (CD) diagnosis.

2009-10-09 10:35:50

Celiac disease (CD) is an inherited intestinal disorder characterized by life-long intolerance to the ingestion of gluten, a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley.

2009-09-16 14:14:31

Patients with lesser degrees of celiac disease symptoms, such as intestinal inflammation, have a modestly increased risk of death, Swedish researchers say.

2009-09-16 13:20:00

People with gluten allergies, also known as celiac disease, are at an increased risk of death, according to new research.

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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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