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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
Pediatric Gastroenterology 38 years experience
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 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
Yes: Avoid any products with wheat rye or barley. Try to eat whole foods like fish lean meat dairy fresh fruits and vegetables.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine 24 years experience
Depends: Depending on how badly gluten has beat up your gut, minimum time is 6 months for healing, and can be longer.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 35 years experience
Gluten: Generally sxs will subside very quickly and can reoccur quickly if you reintroduce gluten.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sheffield
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
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
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
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
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
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 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 35 years experience
Gluten: Generally sxs will subside very quickly and can reoccur quickly if you reintroduce gluten.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
Gastroenterology 17 years experience
Depends: If it is for celiac disease you may begin to feel better in just a few weeks.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
No wheat or cow milk: Gluten free- means no wheat, rye, barley products. Casein free, means no cows milk products. He can have soy milk, rice milk or almond milk. The glute... Read More

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