Coeliac Disease

A disorder of the intestine caused by sensitivity to gluten, found in wheat products.

What to look for:  A child with this problem may suffer from vomiting, weight loss and diarrhoea.  He/she may also feel tired, breathless and lethargic.

Treatment:  Alternatives to bread products.

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People who can help: SENCO/Resource Teacher


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