Resources for Families

At Nationwide Children's we understand that a diagnosis of celiac disease can be overwhelming and we are here to help! The Celiac Disease Center has compiled a number of resources to help you and your child understand celiac disease and adjust to a gluten-free lifestyle. 

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7 Myths and Facts about Celiac Disease

Walking through the aisles of your neighborhood grocery store, you’re sure to see any number of gluten-free products, ranging from breakfast cereal to shampoo. If your child has been diagnosed with celiac disease, you may know that they need to avoid gluten – a protein found in grains like wheat, barley and rye – but you may still have many questions about exactly what that means and how it can be done safely and reliably. Here are some common misconceptions about celiac disease and the facts behind this often misunderstood diagnosis.

Blog Posts

Videos

Ivor Hill, MD

Rise in Pediatric Celiac Disease

Dr. Ivor Hill, leading celiac disease specialist, is the medical director of the Celiac Disease Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He answers the question, "Why is pediatric celiac disease on the rise?"

Ivor Hill, MD

Signs and Symptoms of Celiac Disease in Children

Dr. Ivor Hill, leading celiac disease specialist, is the medical director of the Celiac Disease Center. at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He answers the question, "What are the most common symptoms of childhood celiac disease?"

Ivor Hill, MD

Treating Celiac Disease in Children

Leading celiac disease specialist Dr. Ivor Hill is the medical director of the Celiac Disease Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He answers the question, "How is celiac disease treated in children?"

Ivor Hill, MD

My Child Might Have Celiac Disease ... Now What?

Leading celiac disease specialist Dr. Ivor Hill is the medical director of the Celiac Disease Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He answers the question, "What to do if you suspect your child has celiac disease?"

Podcasts

Pediacast

Celiac Disease & Gluten Sensitivity

Dr Ivor Hill joins Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio to discuss the nuts and bolts of celiac disease. We cover the cause, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment… along with the latest research topics. Find out how gluten sensitivity differs from celiac disease… and the benefits of a gluten-free diet!

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Celiac Disease and Children: Hope on the Horizon

Celiac Disease is on the rise, even in kids. Dr. Ivor Hill discusses how you can best protect your little one from the effects of the condition.

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Podcast Preventing and Treating GERD in Kids

Dr. Ivor Hill discusses how GERD can lead to more serious conditions, even in babies and kids. Learn the best ways to treat and even prevent GERD in your children.

Additional Resources

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Gluten Free Gang

The Gluten-Free Gang, is a support group in Central Ohio for those with celiac disease or gluten intolerance and their families and friends.

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Celiac Disease Webcast

Earn CME by listening to this webcast by Nationwide Children’s Ivor Hill, MD, and Sheryl Pfeil from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.