UK sources of information and / or support
Has an information leaflet on Coeliac Disease.
Support and information for people with coeliac disease.
Company that provides gluten free products and information about coeliac disease.
Factsheet from Core - (the working name of the Digestive Disorders Foundation).
Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust provide a wide range of patient information leaflets including one in this area.
A one-stop food shop for allergy sufferers and people needing a gluten free diet with home delivery. There are over 150 everyday product options.
A family run business specialising in gluten-free and wheat-free products. The company has over 40 gluten-free and wheat-free products.
Specialise in the mail order of Gluten and Wheat free products, with a secure on line payment facility and direct delivery by courier anywhere in the UK.
Message board for people with coeliac disease and Dermatitis Herpetiformis.
Dietarycard offers discreet, durable and highly professional cards in a number of languages explaining your dietary needs to waiters and chefs. The online service offers the translation of a card tailor-made to your personal requirements covering up to seven allergy/intolerance foods.
Includes information about Gluten Intolerance (Coeliac disease).
Provides detailed information about the drugs available to treat this condition. Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines, conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.
Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.
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Information from BUPA.
Further sources / more detailed information
Some non-UK sites
The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.
More detailed medical information
The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.
- PatientPlus - hundreds of medical reference articles provided by Patient UK.
- Evidence Based Medicine - such as from Clinical Evidence, The Cochrane Library, etc.
- Database of UK Clinical Guidelines - from NICE, SIGN, etc.
- Medline - abstracts available from thousands of journals.
- Sites listing free online medical textbooks and journals.
- Sites listing free medical images - pictures, atlases, anatomy, skin diseases, etc.