Monday, May 10, 2010

May is National Celiac Awareness Month! 

Think celiac disease is a modern phenomenon? Not so, according to this article in the Celiac.com newsletter.....

National Celiac Awareness Month and History of Celiac Disease

I agree with the author that we need to stop waiting until a person is highly symptomatic to test for celiac disease. The medical community could prevent a significant amount of suffering and damage by making screening routine in childhood.

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