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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
37 years experience in Pediatric Gastroenterology
Double check: Make sure you have a dietitian help you with your diet. Look for hidden sources of gluten in places like toothpaste, lipstick and even shampoo. Many p ... Read More

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
Yes: Avoid any products with wheat rye or barley. Try to eat whole foods like fish lean meat dairy fresh fruits and vegetables.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
34 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Gluten: Generally within a few days.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Depends: Depending on how badly gluten has beat up your gut, minimum time is 6 months for healing, and can be longer.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
34 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Gluten: Generally sxs will subside very quickly and can reoccur quickly if you reintroduce gluten.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sheffield
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Read labels : Read labels carefully and look for wheat based preservatives and thickening agents. Also be careful when eating out as many restaurants are not very c ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
56 years experience in Psychiatry
Other factors: The lack of glutn alone would precipitate illness of that sort. What is the content of the new diet which may contain something that you are reacting ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
42.5?: What does this number refer to? As for gluten free diet- if you know that it does make the child ill, by all means start it now. However if your GI ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
34 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Gluten: Generally sxs will subside very quickly and can reoccur quickly if you reintroduce gluten.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Depends: If it is for celiac disease you may begin to feel better in just a few weeks.
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