Yes, I have similar problems with celiac sprue and mental illness. I have been a celiac all of my life and was finally diagnosed about 10 yrs ago. The toll of celiac sprue has emerged thorugh nutritional issues, RA, heart issues, bone health and emotional stability. Currently, my mind races at a million miles an hour and I am unable to sleep for more than a couple of hours at a time. I was on seroquel and had to stop due to congestive heart failure. Apparently, there isn't any other medicine I can take right now. Bad news for me, because seroquel really worked wonderfully. I was normal while I took that drug. I have been to local food pantries looking for gluten free food. Sometimes, they have some. If you let them know what you need, they will try to get if for you: cereal, bread, pasta, soup. I am in a different place financially, now. I do buy some gluten free items to put in the food pantry box at the supermarket and do contribute to them directly with a supermarket gift card for that purpose. You are not being choosy or picky, you need gluten free food or you will be sick. I hope that you are doing better today.View Thread
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