Celiac Disease

Principles of Gastroenterology for the NP and PA

Aug. 11, 2017

Hear from the experts as they provide you with critical updates on treating and managing patients with a variety of GI disorders.

Earn CME and MOC at Your Convenience

July 12, 2017

Ordering the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course online sessions gives you the chance to earn continuing medical education credits at your leisure.

Watch the DDW® 2017 Recap on Intestinal Disorders

July 12, 2017

New advances in treating intestinal disorders you need to know about.

Persistence of Nonceliac Wheat Sensitivity, Based on Long-term Follow-up

June 26, 2017

We investigated how many patients with a diagnosis of nonceliac wheat sensitivity still experienced wheat sensitivity.

Do More People Have Celiac Disease in the North vs the South?

June 26, 2017

Researchers report that a higher proportion of persons living at latitudes of 35° North or greater have celiac disease or avoid gluten. Read more on AGA Journals Blog.

Course for NPs and PAs Benefits All Experience Levels

June 14, 2017

Find out how AGA's popular course, Principles of GI for the NP and PA, benefits all those who attend, regardless of experience level or practice setting.

Circumferential Jejunal Ulcers: An Unusual Manifestation of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Enteropathy

June 1, 2017

A 63-year-old with celiac disease presented with watery, nonbloody, chronic diarrhea along with mild intermittent nausea and vomiting despite following a strict gluten-free diet.

AGA-Funded Research Highlighted by The Atlantic

May 23, 2017

AGA Research Scholar Award recipient Dr. Lebwhol’s study brings science to the gluten-free craze.

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW)

May 6, 2017

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) is the premier meeting for the GI professional. Every year it attracts approximately 15,000 physicians, researchers and academics from around the world who desire to stay up-to-date in the field.

High Incidence of Celiac Disease in a Long-term Study of Adolescents With Susceptibility Genotypes

May 3, 2017

Dr. Edwin Liu discusses his manuscript "High Incidence of Celiac Disease in a Long-term Study of Adolescents With Susceptibility Genotypes." To view abstract click here http://bit.ly/2pHWEWY.

Factors That Increase Risk of Celiac Disease Autoimmunity After a Gastrointestinal Infection in Early Life

April 28, 2017

Gastrointestinal infections increase the risk of celiac disease autoimmunity in children with genetic susceptibility to this autoimmune disorder.

High Incidence of Celiac Disease in a Long-term Study of Adolescents With Susceptibility Genotypes

April 25, 2017

In a 20-year prospective study, we found the cumulative incidence of CDA and celiac disease to be high within the first 10 years.

Intestinal Disorders Must-See Sessions at DDW® 2017

April 17, 2017

Featuring outstanding basic, translational and clinical research.

Earn CME Credit in the March Journals

March 27, 2017

The three March CME quizzes cover celiac disease, hepatitis C and defecatory disorders.

No Difference Between Latiglutenase and Placebo in Reducing Villous Atrophy or Improving Symptoms in Patients With Symptomatic Celiac Disease

March 1, 2017

In a phase 2 study of patients with symptomatic celiac disease and histologic evidence of significant duodenal mucosal injury, latiglutenase did not improve histologic and symptom scores when compared with placebo.

Registration Open for 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course

Jan. 11, 2017

Early access to registration is open for AGA members. Secure your spot a week before general registration opens and save $75.

2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Resources

Jan. 6, 2017

Order resources from the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course: The Full Scope of GI Advances and gain access to a multi-topic course taught by world-renowned leaders.

New Section in CGH: Research Correspondence

Jan. 3, 2017

Check out the journal’s newest section, which includes concise and smaller scientific reports of original research studies.

Alterations in Diets of Patients With Nonceliac Gluten Sensitivity Compared With Healthy Individuals

Jan. 2, 2017

We investigated the diets and nutritional characteristics of patients with NCGS.

Share Your Thoughts: Follow Up Biopsies for Celiac Disease

Dec. 7, 2016

Join the AGA Community discussion on this important issue, which was recently highlighted in AGA Perspectives.

New AGA Perspectives Issue Features Celiac Disease Debate

Nov. 30, 2016

Along with follow up biopsies in celiac treatment, authors address topics including NAFLD, SIBO and gastritis in the latest issue of AGA's opinion magazine.

GI Patient Education Materials at Your Fingertips

Oct. 31, 2016

As an AGA member, you have free, quick and easy access to the new AGA Patient INFO Center’s robust library of GI patient education materials.

Analysis of Biopsies From Duodenal Bulbs of All Endoscopy Patients Increases Detection of Abnormalities but has a Minimal Effect on Diagnosis of Celiac Disease

Oct. 25, 2016

We investigated whether analysis of biopsies from duodenal bulbs of all patients undergoing endoscopy increases diagnoses of celiac disease.

How Could the Intestinal Microbiota Contribute to Celiac Disease?

Oct. 18, 2016

According to Gastro research, bacteria in the small intestine metabolize gluten differently, to increase or decrease its immunogenicity. Read more in the AGA Journals Blog.