Celiac Disease Perspective

 
 
  • Closing the Care Gap in Autoimmune Disease A comprehensive, multidisciplinary center in Pittsburgh gives hope to patients with complex, undiagnosed, and/or multiple autoimmune conditions.
  • Celiac Disease: Overview Video   This video covers the known pathophysiology of celiac disease, as well as important clinical signs and symptoms.
  • Diet and a New Drug: A One-Two Punch Against Gluten? Studies at DDW 2018 addressed a constant challenge for patients with celiac disease: adherence to a gluten-free diet. Also, the experimental agent AMG 714 may reduce symptoms after gluten exposure.
  • 5 Detection Strategies for Celiac Disease Studies presented at DDW 2018 addressed one current challenge regarding celiac disease: reliable, cost-effective detection.
  • Hidden and Accidental Gluten Exposure in Celiac Disease   Inadvertent gluten exposure can pose a risk to patients with celiac disease.
  • Quiz: What Do You Know About This Pancreatic Condition? Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency is a condition that can accompany more established disorders. But do you have the proper knowledge to know it when you see it? Take this quiz to find out.
  • Top 5 GI Topics for the PCP What are the top five topics that gastroenterologists read about in the past 12 months that may change the primary care management of gastrointestinal diseases?
  • DDW 2018 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from DDW 2018.
  • Gluten-Free Diet: 10 Things I Wish My Doctor Had Told Me After being diagnosed with celiac disease as an adult, I was told very little other than to follow a gluten-free diet. Here are 10 things I wish my doctor had told me upon diagnosis.
  • Five Reasons to Avoid Going Gluten-Free Emerging evidence suggests that significant costs--physical and financial--are associated with this diet if not administered properly.
  • Gluten-Free Diets: Healthy or Potentially Toxic?   Dr David Johnson on new data suggesting that these popular diets may lead to an accumulation of heavy metals.
  • Vitamin and Mineral Supplements: Which Patients Will Benefit?   Dr JoAnn Manson offers clinicians a new resource to guide discussions with patients about vitamins and supplements.
  • The Lowdown on the Lower GI Tract --More From WCOG at ACG 2017   Dr David Johnson continues to provide his takeaways from this meeting. In part 2, study highlights from the biliary tract and pancreas to the small intestine and colon are covered.
  • A 37-Year-Old Woman With Bloating and Itchy Vesicles A 37-year-old woman presents with diarrhea and bloating over the past few years. She also reports itchy vesicles around the extensor surfaces of her arms and legs. What condition is responsible?
  • Is a Low-FODMAP Diet the Next Big Thing? Dr William Balistreri surveys the latest data on this dietary invention's efficacy in irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Updates From ENDO 2017: Part 2   In part 2 of their discussion on ENDO 2017, Drs Vega and Anawalt discuss vitamin D use in kids, pyrethroids and puberty onset, and whether levothyroxine can be taken with milk.
  • 10 Key Primary Care Takeaways: DDW 2017   The 'really hot stuff' from this year's Digestive Disease Week that will interest primary care providers, according to Dr David Johnson.
  • It's All Here: Your Guide to Highlights of DDW 2017   Dr David Johnson provides his perspective on many of the exciting scientific advances presented at this year's Digestive Disease Week.
  • How Diet Influences Anxiety   Dr Drew Ramsey reviews the recent literature on the link between nutrition and anxiety.
  • Charting Celiac Disease's Millennia-Long Rise to Prominence How a 'rare' disease -- which 1% of people may have -- earned its current status and launched a dieting juggernaut along the way.