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Re: [IP] weight gain at infusion site?



 Not the case for me. I was diagnosed Celiac in the 70s & I stick to a rigorous
gluten free diet.
 Every few years the doc restests to make sure I am doing as good a job as I
think, & I've
never shown up positive. 

But all T1s should be tested at regular intervals.

Date sent:      	Sat, 5 Sep 2015 23:53:47 -0700
Subject:        	Re: [IP] weight gain at infusion site?
From:           	Barbara Young 

> A swollen tummy or beer belly can be a sign of Celiac disease, which is
> found in 10 percent of those with Type 1.  You can develop it at any time,
> so if you were tested once and were negative, it doesn't mean that you will
> never develop celiac.
> Barbara, mum of Claire dx'ed age 2, now 21
.
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