Celiac Disease Articles A-Z
Celiac Disease Screening - Celiac Disease Treatment
This page contains links to eMedTV Celiac Disease Articles containing information on subjects from Celiac Disease Screening to Celiac Disease Treatment. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Celiac Disease Screening
As explained on this eMedTV Web page, celiac disease screening involves using blood tests to check for the presence of antibodies in people who show no symptoms of the disease. Relatives of people with celiac disease may wish to undergo screening.
- Celiac Disease Statistics
Approximately 2 million Americans have celiac disease. Statistics on celiac disease, as noted in this eMedTV article, also indicate that as many as 1 in 22 people with first-degree relatives who have the disorder will be diagnosed with the disease.
- Celiac Disease Treatment
Typically, celiac disease treatment involves following a gluten-free diet. This portion of the eMedTV library explains how adhering to a gluten-free diet will heal existing intestinal damage and prevent further damage in most cases of celiac disease.
- Celiak Disease
Celiac disease is an intestinal disorder that runs in families. As explained in this portion of the eMedTV archives, people with celiac disease cannot tolerate gluten. Celiak disease is a common misspelling of celiac disease.
- Celliac Disease
Celiac disease is a condition characterized by an intolerance for the protein gluten. This resource on the eMedTV Web site provides an overview on the condition and links to more information. Celliac disease is a common misspelling of celiac disease.
People with celiac disease have an intolerance for gluten. As a result, the small intestine becomes damaged. This eMedTV resource provides an overview of the condition and offers a link to more information. Ciliac is a common misspelling of celiac.
- Ciliac Disease
This eMedTV article describes celiac disease, an intestinal disorder that interferes with nutrient absorption. People with this condition need to avoid foods and products containing gluten. Ciliac disease is a common misspelling of celiac disease.
- Ciliac Symptoms
As explained in this portion of the eMedTV library, a person with celiac disease may experience symptoms such as chronic diarrhea, swollen abdomen, and weight loss. Ciliac symptoms is a common misspelling and variation of symptoms of celiac disease.