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Educational Materials and Resources

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Celiac Disease (PDF, 162 KB)*
A fact sheet overviewing celiac disease and explaining how celiac disease can disrupt the absorption of nutrients in the small intestine. It also provides information about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment, including examples of a gluten-free diet. (12 pages) (2008). Order Publication

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Celiac Disease: What You Need to Know (PDF, 665 KB)*
Defines celiac disease and identifies it as a hereditary disorder. Provides a partial list of symptoms and briefly describes treatment. Refers readers to the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse for further information. (4 pages) (2011). Order Publication

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Dermatitis Herpetiformis: Skin Manifestation of Celiac Disease (PDF, 409 KB)*
Summarizes information about this blistering skin rash and its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment. Photographs illustrate dermatitis herpetiformis. (2 pages) (2013). Order Publication

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Celiac Disease Research and News
An e-newsletter keeping the public informed about new developments in celiac disease education, diagnosis, and treatment. (Subscribe)

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The Gluten-Free Diet (PDF, 66 KB)*
Text reproduced and adapted with permission. Thompson T.Celiac Disease Nutrition Guide, 2006. © American Dietetic Association. For a complete copy of the Celiac Disease Nutrition Guide, please visit www.eatright.org click to view disclaimer page (8 pages) (2007).

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NIH Consensus Statement on Celiac Disease (PDF, 288 KB)*
A booklet summarizing the findings of the 2004 National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference on Celiac Disease. It outlines several recommendations from the Consensus Conference, including the need to increase awareness among the public and health professionals about the symptoms of and treatment for celiac disease. (28 pages) (2004). Order Publication

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Testing for Celiac Disease (PDF, 320 KB)*
Describes tests that identify serological and genetic markers associated with celiac disease. If tests indicate the possibility of celiac disease, a biopsy determines diagnosis. (2 pages) (2013). Order Publication

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What I need to know about Celiac Disease (PDF, 815 KB)*
An easy-to-read booklet defining celiac disease and outlining its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. The booklet includes some examples of a gluten-free diet. (20 pages) (2011). Order Publication

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What I need to know about Celiac Disease (Spanish) (PDF, 1,102 KB)*
An easy-to-read booklet defining celiac disease and outlining its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. The booklet includes some examples of a gluten-free diet. (24 pages) (2011). Order Publication

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Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign Magnet
Lists examples of gluten-free grains. Order Item

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Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign Wallet Card
Lists examples of foods people with celiac disease are allowed to eat, foods that may contain gluten, and foods people with celiac disease should avoid. Order Item

Other materials from the National Institutes of Health

What People With Celiac Disease Need to Know About Osteoporosis
From the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), 2011.

Additional References and Resources for Celiac Disease

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Page last updated February 5, 2014


 

Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign
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Fax: 703–738–4929
Email: celiac@info.niddk.nih.gov
Internet: www.celiac.nih.gov

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