Over a lifespan, celiac disease symptoms tend to shift from primarily gastrointestinal ones in children (diarrhea, bloating, pain) to “non-classical” or “subclinical” ones in adults (fatigue, anemia, arthritis, and numbness/tingling in the fingers and toes). Non-classical symptoms can make celiac disease harder to spot, particularly if a patient has other
Once you’ve reached age 65, there’s a more than 50 percent chance you have diverticulosis, the development of small pockets, or diverticula, in the muscular layers of the colon. Most of the time these pockets are harmless.
However, about four out of 100 people with diverticulosis develop acute diverticulitis, inflammation or