Celiac disease is a serious genetic autoimmune disorder where the ingestion of gluten leads to damage in the small intestine. It is estimated to affect 1 in 100 people worldwide. Two and one-half million Americans are undiagnosed and are at risk for long-term health complications.
Celiac Disease at a Glance
An Invisible Illness
If you think you may have Celiac Disease you can visit: celiac.org for a symptoms checklist.