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Does gfcf diet work for autistic kids?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Gfcf diet: Studies show that supporting evidence that those diets work is only limited & weak. Such diets may be used for kids who have gluten or caseine intolerance.
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Dr. Frank Butera
Pediatrics 45 years experience
No..: ..A trial of the diet at the university of rochester in 2010 showed that it did not help autistic children compared to a regular diet.
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