180 Unusual Hepatitis Cases in U.S. Kids; New NAFLD Recs; Celiac's Cardiac Benefits?
(MedPage Today) -- The CDC now reports 180 suspected cases of unusual hepatitis in U.S. kids, an increase of 71 since their previous update, with adenovirus detected in about half of the cases; the percentage requiring liver transplants declined... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - May 19, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news
Celiac Disease: Developing Drugs for Adjunctive Treatment to a Gluten-Free Diet
(Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - April 15, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news
Serological Tests to Support the Diagnosis of Celiac Disease Serological Tests to Support the Diagnosis of Celiac Disease
Might non-invasive serological tests accurately diagnose celiac disease in adults and children?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - March 17, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news
What We Know About Leaky Gut Syndrome
Most of your internal organs are comfortably well protected from the outside world. But the gastrointestinal tract—or more precisely, the inside of the gastrointestinal tract—comes in contact with items from the outside world every day. The foods you eat enter the body via the mouth, travel to the stomach, where they’re partially digested, and move on to the intestines, where the real work of extracting the nutrients and energy we need to live and thrive takes place. The system usually works quite well, but for some folks, it can spring leaks—just as any well-used plumbing system might. These tiny l...
Source: TIME: Health - March 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elaine K. Howley Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news
What Causes Rectal Prolapse?
Discussion Rectal prolapse is defined as a herniation of the rectum through the anal verge. In children it is also usually mucosal prolapse and not full thickness. Partial or mucosal prolapse usually is seen as radial folds occurring 1 – 2.5 cm from the anal verge. Full thickness will protrude more than 5 cm. It affects genders equally and occurs most commonly in children under age 4. This is due to vertical course and low position of the anus, looser supporting tissues and less muscular support. These children are more likely to have prolapse but are less likely to have it recur. After age 4 the rectum takes the adu...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - February 28, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
Eating Disorder May Be Common in Celiac Disease Eating Disorder May Be Common in Celiac Disease
Avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder can be an issue, but it ' s tough to distinguish from normal disease maintenance.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - February 24, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news
Gluten-Free Diet May Reduce Cancer Risk in Celiac Disease
Overall cancer risk is slightly increased in patients older than 40 within their first year of a celiac disease diagnosis, but the risk drops within a year of diagnosis, shows a Swedish study of 47,000 people with celiac disease. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Researchers identify a promising drug for treating serious COVID-19 complication in children
Study shows rapid improvement in children with MIS-C treated with drug first developed for celiac disease (Source: BWH News)
Source: BWH News - February 23, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news
How to Not Miss Celiac Disease How to Not Miss Celiac Disease
The Curbsiders share tips they learned about this common condition from gastroenterologist Dr Amy Oxentenko, as well as some great infographics.The Curbsiders (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news
What Kind of Pain Does Celiac Disease Cause?
Title: What Kind of Pain Does Celiac Disease Cause?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/27/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/27/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - January 27, 2022 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news
No Need to Repeat Celiac Screening for 5 Years After Negative Serology No Need to Repeat Celiac Screening for 5 Years After Negative Serology
If children test negative for celiac disease on antibody screening, the risk of receiving a clinical diagnosis within five years is ' very low, ' researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news
Is Gluten-Free Bread Healthier than Regular Bread?
Experts say there are important distinctions to keep in mind. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Callahan Tags: Gluten Celiac Disease Diet and Nutrition Bread Content Type: Service Source Type: news
Celiac Disease and COVID-19: Reassuring Data on Outcomes Celiac Disease and COVID-19: Reassuring Data on Outcomes
Celiac disease does not pose an increased risk for COVID-19-related hospitalization and death, according to the largest study to date to look at COVID-19 outcomes in this patient population.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news
High Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Autoimmune Hepatitis High Prevalence of Celiac Disease in Autoimmune Hepatitis
Do individuals with autoimmune hepatitis demonstrate a higher prevalence of celiac disease compared to the general population?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news