Bloating

Bloating

This is a feeling of swelling in the belly. Many people with celiac disease describe themselves as feeling 6 months pregnant.

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Heartburn

Heartburn is caused by stomach acid coming up from the stomach into the throat, and it’s common in people with celiac disease.

Fatigue

Fatigue

It’s common for people with celiac disease to feel a loss of energy. Why? Because your body isn’t absorbing the nutrients it needs.

Thin Bones

Thin Bones

While symptoms of thin bones don’t appear right away with celiac disease, thin bones can lead to pain, bones being easily fractured, or a loss of height.

gas

Gas

Improper breakdown of foods in the stomach and small intestine causes gas. This is much more frequent in people with celiac disease.