Happy St. Patty's Day! /Celiac Disease and the Irish!
Posted Mar 17 2010 12:00am
Happy St Patrick's Day All! Just a note to say if you are Irish you have a greater chance of having Celiac Disease, the second population that is diagnosed are Italians/Europeans. In both Ireland and Italy, children are screened for celiac disease at a young age. Here in America you have to beg to be screened for Celiac Disease.....Read the following article. The information about the Irish and Celiac Disease is in paragraph 5.