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Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 11-16-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 740
Posted By jcc
Testing for neurological manifestations of gluten sensitivity

This is very important in regard to testing for gluten sensitivity when the presenting or sole feature is neurological disease. The antibodies used to screen for celiac disease , Anti-tTG (TG2)...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 10-26-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,620
Posted By jcc
I've been waiting for more research on DQ1...

I've been waiting for more research on DQ1 (specifically) and gluten sensitivity... and it has been short in coming.

So many of those I've met on our forums over the last ten years, mostly those...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 10-18-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,668
Posted By jcc
LIZARD.... that is great to hear! My...

LIZARD.... that is great to hear!

My husband noticed this years ago when he tried the South Beach Diet, and the first several weeks were no grain or sugar. He is trying his best to keep to a low...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 10-14-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 696
Posted By jcc
I googled the title and it came up right away.......

I googled the title and it came up right away.... and I didn't have to register to see it.

Thanks for posting.
That's been us! It is quite astounding to watch the celiac experts shifting gears...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 08-21-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,309
Posted By jcc
Great advice! I hope your girlfriend will take it...

Great advice! I hope your girlfriend will take it to heart. She may also want to consider testing for dietary trials for other food sensitivies.

If you check out the gluten file linked in my...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 08-21-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,309
Posted By jcc
WHile celiac disease flatten villi , other things...

WHile celiac disease flatten villi , other things can do it too. Sensitivity to cow's milk protein and soy can do the same thing.

If she improved on a gluten free diet and gets sick when she is...
Forum: Vitamin and Mineral Deficiency 08-17-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 64,951
Posted By jcc
Be sure that you also get more than adequate...

Be sure that you also get more than adequate vitamin B12, supplementing additionally with 1000-2000mcg daily of methylcobalamin B12. B's need each other to work properly and sometimes being low in...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 07-20-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,647
Posted By jcc
Your test results tell you it is unlikely, not...

Your test results tell you it is unlikely, not impossible, that you have celiac disease that would show as villous atrophy on biopsy. It should be noted that some studies show up to 20% of those with...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 07-13-2010, 10:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 888
Posted By jcc
Sorry to hear of your troubling news. Take care.

Sorry to hear of your troubling news. Take care.
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 07-13-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 888
Posted By jcc
I was going to ask the same thing. What does he...

I was going to ask the same thing. What does he like? Start with what his favorite foods are (hopefully some are naturally gluten free!)... and then we can brainstorm alternatives. I know......
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-30-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By jcc
Is hypovitaminosis D one of the environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis?

Brain. 2010 Jul;133(Pt 7):1869-88.
Is hypovitaminosis D one of the environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis?
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20584945

Pierrot-Deseilligny C,...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-21-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,439
Posted By jcc
You make a great point, Ted.

You make a great point, Ted.
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-21-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Sticky: The Gluten File
Views: 7,828
Posted By jcc
Someone suggested I start a page on facebook for...

Someone suggested I start a page on facebook for The Gluten File. I'm not sure what we'll do there, but ideally it would be a place to discuss the contents of it. I will also post updates to TGF...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-07-2010, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,439
Posted By jcc
I agree with Razzle. I've known far too many who...

I agree with Razzle. I've known far too many who tested negative on all blood tests, including antigliadin antibodies, but still improve on a gluten free diet. I guess I was one of them! And... if...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-05-2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,439
Posted By jcc
Great point Karen! Antigliadin IgG was also...

Great point Karen!

Antigliadin IgG was also the only test positive for my daughters. It was our only clue!! I personally didn't have any positive blood tests, but I lost a life time of...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 06-02-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,439
Posted By jcc
Got that! Read here... at the very top is a...

Got that! Read here... at the very top is a study showing that blood antibody levels can drop rapidly within the first 30 days!
http://sites.google.com/site/jccglutenfree/diagnostictesting

You...
Forum: Autism 05-26-2010, 09:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 339
Posted By jcc
Study on Autism needs participants

5/26/10

Autism Professor Needs Help

Professor Gene Stubbs of the University of Oregon needs help with his study about vitamin D and autism. He is testing the theory that a mother with one...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 05-16-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 708
Posted By jcc
Very interesting that even the Lyme disease...

Very interesting that even the Lyme disease experts are asking this question.

My hunch is she is right.... it is something that healthy people fight off easily, and it is those with a weakened...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 05-07-2010, 12:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,499
Posted By jcc
I agree. There are a few people who respond...

I agree. There are a few people who respond immediately and remarkably and completely to a gluten free diet, but I think the majority go on to discover a myriad of other related things... that also...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 05-05-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,441
Posted By jcc
Seeker, I don't believe he was ever tested...

Seeker,

I don't believe he was ever tested for Celiac or gluten sensitivity. All I know about his medical history is type 2 diabetes and heart disease... and corresponding medications I believe....
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 05-03-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,441
Posted By jcc
This is an especially sad topic for me. I have a...

This is an especially sad topic for me. I have a girlfriend who goes back to grade school/ high school who married another friend I knew in H.S. He learned about six months ago that he has MM. He...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 04-30-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,036
Posted By jcc
I don't notice any really adverse reactions......

I don't notice any really adverse reactions... BUT... while initially I used to savor the smell of bread and donuts from a nearby bakery if I drove by... now it does nothing for me. So, I just...
Forum: Gluten Sensitivity / Celiac Disease 04-26-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,620
Posted By jcc
Interesting to learn that, isn't it? Both my...

Interesting to learn that, isn't it? Both my daughter and I are double DQ1 and it was actually quite validating to explain why we fell short on celiac diagnostics. My daughter did have elevated...
Forum: Forum Feedback 04-12-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,349
Posted By jcc
Congrats on the new home! Thanks for working it...

Congrats on the new home! Thanks for working it out!
Forum: Vitamin and Mineral Deficiency 03-31-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 64,951
Posted By jcc
Yes, children can have it. There is higher...

Yes, children can have it. There is higher prevalence in children with autism and adhd. Yes, food sensitivities are common, especially gluten and casein. I'd also consider the possibility in a child...
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