Got a Kid Who's Gluten-Free? Here's How to Empower Your Child, Handle School Snack, Find Tasty Treats and More

Whether you have a child with celiac disease or just a gluten sensitivity, this diet restriction can be daunting. Here's what you need to know (20 Photos)

Dina Roth Port on Sep 2, 2011 at 4:16PM

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Alternative Reasons to Go Gluten-Free

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a Dina Roth Port on Aug 29, 2011 at 10:43AM

While the majority of children on gluten-free diets have been diagnosed with celiac disease, others have a gluten sensitivity or allergy. Also, though no studies have proven this, many parents who have children with autism say their kids’ symptoms such as social behavior improved when they were put on a gluten-free diet. However, this theory remains controversial.

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