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Understanding celiac disease
...at and hopefully prevent autoimmune disorders like celiac
disease. Celiac disease is characterized by abnorm...bsorption of nutrients from food. When people with celiac
disease eat foods containing gluten, a major protein in wheat, rye, and barley products, their immun...
Celiac disease is a risk factor for schizophrenia
People with a history of the digestive disorder celiac
disease are three times more likely to develop sch...or years, scientists have suspected a link between celiac
disease and schizophrenia. Our research shows that the link is moderately strong." Dr. Eaton and hi...
Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
...started with selected lactobacilli is tolerated in celiac
sprue patients. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 70. 2: 1088-1096.) ...
Highlights of the November 2003 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
... 4769, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Life with celiac
disease Researchers at the Celiac Disease Center ...lifestyle and quality of life for individuals with celiac
disease. The researchers also found show that 26 percent of the respondents violated their diets whe...
Discovery may lead to first medical treatment for Celiac disease
... study may lead to the first medical treatment for celiac
disease, a hereditary digestive disease that can d...Hormone (a-MSH) has an anti-inflammatory effect in celiac
mucosa, the inside lining of the intestinal tract that absorbs food into the body. A naturally occu...
Univ of MD study on prevalence of celiac disease
...finds that one out of every 133 Americans may have celiac
disease Although serious conditions ranging from d...n syndrome and diarrhea can all be associated with celiac
disease, few people in the U.S. have heard of it. A new, multi-center study led by the University o...
Stanford researchers find cause, possible cure for gluten intolerance
...dentify a fragment of gluten called gliadin as the celiac
culprit. They showed that this fragment is resista...stine-damaginginflammatory response experienced by celiac
patients. They also report the use of a dietary enzyme made by a bacterium that can break down the f...
Autoimmunity in autism
... antibodies, and made comparisons to children with celiac
disease, cerebral palsy and mental retardation, and apparently normal controls, none of whom showed this pattern of abnormalities. The findings thus support an autoimmune basis for the unexpected bowel abnormalities in children with autism. Many que...
Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology: February 2002
...down a protein believed to be toxic to people with celiac
disease. Celiac disease is a genetic disorder in which certain wheat products can cause severe damage to the small intestines. The only treatment for the disease is adherence to a life-long, gluten-free diet. The discovery of the lactobacillus e...
Celiac disease not as uncommon as once thought, say researchers at Wake Forest
...Estimated to affect 1 in 150-200 people in Europe, celiac
disease is a genetic disorder that results in a se... wheat, rye or barley products. If left untreated, celiac
disease keeps the body from absorbing needed vitamins and minerals, often leaving a patient anemic a...