Celiac Disease

by Cathy Parkes September 17, 2021

Celiac Disease is the inability to digest gluten. Foods containing wheat, rye, and barley should be avoided.

Celiac disease is the inability to digest gluten.

Patients with celiac disease CAN eat: dairy, rice, corn, potatoes, eggs, fruits and vegetables.

Foods containing wheat, rye, and barley should be avoided.



Related Posts

For abdominal wound dehiscence with evisceration (protruding internal organs): Place saline-soaked gauze over wound and protruding organs; Do NOT try and reinsert organs!; Notify provider and prepare the patient for possible surgery (NPO).

Abdominal Wound Dehiscence

by Cathy Parkes Sep 01, 2021

For abdominal wound dehiscence with evisceration: Place saline-soaked gauze over wound; Don't try to reinsert organs!; Prepare patient for possible surgery.
Read Article
In toddlers, parallel play is expected.  Parallel play means that children play independently NEXT to other children. Toddlers do not typically engage in cooperative play.

Parallel Play in Children

by Cathy Parkes Aug 30, 2021

In toddlers, parallel play is expected. Parallel play means that children play independently NEXT to other children.
Read Article
Alcohol withdrawal occurs within 4 to 12 hours of cessation of heavy, prolonged alcohol abuse. Symptoms peak ~24 to 72 hours after the patient’s last drink. Be sure to ask the patient when they had their last drink!

Alcohol Withdrawal

by Cathy Parkes Aug 27, 2021

Alcohol withdrawal starts 4-12 hours after last drink and peaks at 24-48 hours. Be sure to ask the patient when they had their last drink!
Read Article