About three million Americans have celiac disease – a condition in which people’s immune system reacts to gluten in the foods they consume. But celiac disease is often misdiagnosed and misunderstood.
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After 23 physicians, three miscarriages and eight years of unexplained symptoms, Alice Bast learns she has celiac disease and establishes a nonprofit organization to educate others.
If your stomach is giving you trouble, the GI specialists at Jefferson University Hospitals offer a host of leading-edge diagnosis and treatment options. This makes Jefferson a nationally recognized Center for gastroenterology and digestive diseases. At Jefferson our specialists are renowned for their expertise in gastrointestinal endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatic biliary diseases, celiac disease, gastroesophageal reflux more »
For 40 years John Gentzler, 66, dealt with his chronic acid reflux the way most people deal with a heartburn flare-up, antacids. “I lived on Rolaids,” says the 66-year-old Gloucester County, N.J. resident. “I desperately needed some kind of relief from this constant burning pain in my windpipe and chest.” But the south Jersey man, a more »