Your Health: Celiac Disease and GI Issues in Children

Should your child be on a gluten-free diet? Are more and more children being diagnosed with celiac disease? Who benefits from going gluten-free?

In this interview, Dr. Anca Safta of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital talks about celiac disease and a special “pill cam” that’s now being use to diagnose children with gastrointestinal problems.

Related Links:
University of Maryland Children’s Hospital
http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/index.htm

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology
http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/peds-gi.htm

Division of Growth and Nutrition
http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/growth_nutrition.htm

The University of Maryland Center for Celiac Research
http://www.celiaccenter.org/

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