Celiac Disease By Naomi An allergic reaction to eating gluten.   2.
Cause <ul><li>The exact cause is unknown, but they think a person’s immune system damages the  villi .  </li></ul><ul><li>...
Characteristics of Disease <ul><li>Symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>Malnutrition no matter how much you eat. </li></ul><ul><li>A...
Who is affected? <ul><li>Mostly Europeans. </li></ul><ul><li>Some Hispanic, Black, and Asian. </li></ul><ul><li>1 in 133 A...
Diagnosis <ul><li>Blood tests </li></ul><ul><li>Sample from small intestine </li></ul><ul><li>Pictures of small intestine ...
Treatment and Prevention <ul><li>Treatments Available </li></ul><ul><li>Gluten free diet.  </li></ul><ul><li>Is it prevent...
How Small Intestines Normally Work 3. Villi make surface area large to absorb nutrients 3. Food goes to digestive system N...
What Goes Wrong 3. Gluten makes Villi surface area small 3. Not as many nutrients absorbed and go to blood Villi are in sm...
Bibliography <ul><li>Picture sources </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001280/ </li></ul><ul>...
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  1. 1. Celiac Disease By Naomi An allergic reaction to eating gluten. 2.
  2. 2. Cause <ul><li>The exact cause is unknown, but they think a person’s immune system damages the villi . </li></ul><ul><li>Villi are in small intestine, covered with nutrient-absorbing cells that pass nutrients to the bloodstream. </li></ul>1.
  3. 3. Characteristics of Disease <ul><li>Symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>Malnutrition no matter how much you eat. </li></ul><ul><li>Abnormal pain, bloating and gas, or indigestion. </li></ul><ul><li>Nausea and vomiting. </li></ul><ul><li>Decreased appetite. </li></ul><ul><li>Unexplained weigh loss. </li></ul><ul><li>Is it Fatal? </li></ul><ul><li>It isn’t fatal, but can cause cancer, nerve damage and seizers. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Who is affected? <ul><li>Mostly Europeans. </li></ul><ul><li>Some Hispanic, Black, and Asian. </li></ul><ul><li>1 in 133 Americans have it. </li></ul><ul><li>Can affect any age. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Diagnosis <ul><li>Blood tests </li></ul><ul><li>Sample from small intestine </li></ul><ul><li>Pictures of small intestine from camera pill </li></ul>
  6. 6. Treatment and Prevention <ul><li>Treatments Available </li></ul><ul><li>Gluten free diet. </li></ul><ul><li>Is it preventable? </li></ul><ul><li>No, because the cause of the disease is unknown. </li></ul>
  7. 7. How Small Intestines Normally Work 3. Villi make surface area large to absorb nutrients 3. Food goes to digestive system Nutrients go to blood Villi are in small intestine 5. 4.
  8. 8. What Goes Wrong 3. Gluten makes Villi surface area small 3. Not as many nutrients absorbed and go to blood Villi are in small intestine 2. 4. Foods with Gluten are eaten
  9. 9. Bibliography <ul><li>Picture sources </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001280/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://vsearch.nlm.nih.gov/vivisimo/cgi-bin/query-meta?v%3aproject=medlineplus&v%3asources=medlineplus-bundle&query=Celiac%20disease& </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.integrativehealthcare.net/html/colon_cleansing.php </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.apic-longisland.com/Monthly%20Educational%20Meeting%20Schedule.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.bonleegrownfarm.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Content </li></ul><ul><li>1. http://www.mayoclinic.org/celiac-disease/ </li></ul><ul><li>2. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001280/ </li></ul><ul><li>3. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/celiac-disease/DS00319/DSECTION=tests%2Dand%2Ddiagnosis </li></ul>
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