Associated Conditions

  • ADD/ADHD
  • Addison’s Disease (adrenal gland atrophy)
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Anemia (due to malabsorption)
  • Autism (While no specific evidence links autism and Celiac disease, anecdotal evidence shows improvement of symptoms in some individuals once gluten and/or lactose is removed from the diet.)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cancer (adenocarcinoma of the small intestine, esophageal, melanoma, non-hodgkin’s lymphoma, thyroid)
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Depression
  • Diabetes (type 1)
  • Down Syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Grave’s Disease (hyperthyroidism)
  • Hashimoto’s Disease (hypothyroidism)
  • Lupus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sj√∂gren’s Syndrome (glands that produce mucus become inflamed and/or destroyed)