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    Default Going gluten free to improve fertility

    I decided to go gluten (wheat) free about 4 weeks ago because I suspected it may have been affected my bowels, bloating etc.
    I feel like a different person
    I just bought gluten free bread, penne pasta, rice cakes and been having a bit more chocolate instead of sweet bickies lol
    Anyway, I have just been reading about how a gluten (wheat) free diet can help women conceive after years of trying.
    Has anyone had any success with this in anyway??

    Edited. For anyone reading now, I conceived 10 weeks later, 11th cycle after miscarriage
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    Hi Kazza
    I have started the same this week and was going to start a similar thread!
    I heard that elizabeth from the tv show 'the view' did it and it worked for her.
    Good luck and keep me updated
    Poppy

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    If you have celiac disease, it can cause infertility, yes. I fell pregnant 2 months after my gluten free diet.. I'm not sure if it helped or not because I never had myself tested because I'm too chicken.

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    I havnt been diagnosed either. I have also read that it can cause miscarriage. It is hard to know whether it caused my mc. I guess I just thought I would try. It has made me feel so much better. No bloating, constipation/ loose bowels.
    Thankyou for sharing.
    The story from the view sounds promising

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    I don't eat much gluten in general, but I got my last bfp approx 6 weeks after cutting it completely.

    Good luck

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    I have coeliac disease so have been gluten free for nearly 10 years. I'm on month 7 of ttc since 4th m/c so dont think it makes any difference to me but good luck.

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    Yeah, undiagnosed coeliac disease can cause infertility, m/c and still birth. They believe 80% of colieacs are undiagnosed at this point and may remain so. So on the coeliac site I belong to, a lot of people who are undiagnosed and can't conceive give it a go, after all, it isn't like it is dangerous or anything, there isn't really anything to lose.

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    Wow thanks for your replies. I guess only time will tell

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    Is there anyone here that has had fertility improve with gluten free.? Or had no more mc? I really feel like a different person


 

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