CELIAC DISEASE. WHAT WE WILL COVER. Development of the disease Types of Celiac disease Associated Conditions Symptoms Why is it so hard to diagnose Gluten-free diet Resources for you and your patients. Celiac Isn’t…. a food allergy. Celiac Is…. Curable.
a food allergy
An autoimmune disorder that is characterized
by consuming a protein called gluten
3. 17% of celiac patients have an immediate family
member who also has celiac.
6. $5,000-$12,000 is the average cost of misdiagnosis per person
per year, not including lost work time.
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onsultation with skilled dietitian
ducation about the disease
ifelong adherence to gluten-free diet
dentify & treat nutritional deficiencies
ccess to an advocacy group
ontinuous long-term follow-up