Celiac disease (Nontropical Sprue) is the inability to digest gluten - all wheat, rye, triticale, barley or oats and any food containing these grains. Gluten damages the small intestine, and nutrients cannot be absorbed. Celiac disease occurs in children and in adults, and is not outgrown. A gluten-free diet will successfully control this condition.

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About Celiac Disease
Facts, provided by the NIDDK (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disorders).
Celiac Disease
Information for patients diagnosed with celiac disease from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Diet Support Center
Provides resources and information for people on gluten-free diets due to celiac disease, gluten intolerance, dermatitis herpetiformis, wheat allergy, or other health reasons.
Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign from the National Institutes of Health
Provides current, comprehensive, science-based information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of celiac disease.
Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University
Treatment and research center for Celiac disease directed by Peter Green, MD.
Celiac Disease Foundation
Support, information and assistance for people affected by Celiac Disease and Dermatitis Herpetiformis (CD/DH).
Celiac Disease Webring
The purpose of this moderated Webring is to provide a single location with links to web resources for people with Celiac Disease, Dermatitis Herpetiformis and gluten intolerance.
Celiac, Inc.
Information and support for Celiac disease and the gluten-free prescription diet. Gluten-free recipes, a questions and answers section, glossary, guest articles and subscribe to a monthly newsletter.
Celiac-Friendly Restaurants & Bakeries in Ontario
Intended to assist people with Celiac Disease in making safe dining choices in Ontario. The restaurants and bakeries listed either provide a gluten-free menu or clearly identify gluten-free options on the existing menu.
Coeliac Disease/Gluten Free Info and Message Board
UK oriented with emphasis on bringing people with coeliac disease together for support and friendship. Includes links to information including food lists, restaurants, recipes, and research.
Coeliac Help
Advice for adults and children suffering from coeliac disease otherwise known as celiac sprue or celiac disease and for sufferers of dermititis herpetiformis.
Gastroenterology: Celiac Disease in Children
Brief outline of celiac (coeliac) disease aimed at health professionals.
Get Gluten Free Food Safely At Home Or Away
Gluten free restaurant cards in 36 languages and articles on getting gluten free food while traveling with celiac disease.
Gluten Free Beer Festival
Offers beer information for celiacs from medical and beer experts. Also information on the first ever gluten-free beer festival in Chesterfield, England.
The Gluten Intolerance Group of North America
GIG provides information, education and support to those with celiac disease (CD) / dermatitis hepetiformis (DH), their families, health care professionals, and the general public.
Irressistible Gluten Free Food Show
Show held in Australia. Find visitor information, exhibitor and floor plans, book a stand and contact details. Also offers information about celiac disease.
Linda Blanchard's Wheat Free Zone
Lifestyle information for celiacs and people suffering with dermatitis herpetiformis from a person with Celiac.
The Sensible Celiac
Includes a discussion forum, related news links, lists of books, and a few pages of shopping. Webmaster and his (nursing student) daughter both have celiac.
Triumph Dining Gluten Free Guides
Publishes annual guides to gluten free grocery shopping and restaurant dining for people with Celiac Disease.

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