Celiac Disease Quick Facts

  • Celiac Disease is an inherited chronic auto-immune digestive disorder
  • Approximately 3 Million people are affected
  • If a family member has Celiac Disease you stand a 10 – 20% chance of having it too
  • You stand a higher the risk of other serious health conditions
  • Eating gluten destroys the lining of the small intestine
  • There is no cure for Celiac Disease
  • Treatment is a Gluten-Free (GF) diet