Coeliac Disease

Coeliac Disease is a common and largely missed cause of abdominal pain, GI upset and fatigue. It is a genetic condition rendering the gut unable to process gluten, found in wheat. It is especially common in the Irish population, about one per hundred of us have it, but ninety percent of sufferers are unaware that they have Coeliac Disease.If you have any of these problems, or if you have a first degree relative with Coeilac Disease please talk to us about being tested at Bray Medical Centre. For more information see coeliac.ie.

Dr Stephen Hawkins