Diet and Nutrition

Ice Cravings Associated with Celiac Disease

Celiac Disease :Complications and Symptoms

Complications and Symptoms

In celiac disease, symptoms may include:

  • Abdominal Bloating
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Pale, fatty, or foul-smelling stool
  • Weight Loss
  • Fatigue
  • Irritability/behavior issues
  • Dental enamel defects
  • ADHD
  • Delayed growth/puberty

When celiac disease goes untreated, it can cause further issues to arise. These issues may include malnutrition, which can lead to anemia and weight loss. Malnutrition is caused by the small intestine not being able absorb nutrients properly after being damaged.