Recently, I have heard that a gluten intolerance can make you gain weight but I'm curious if food allergy related weight gain is a myth or not?

It is not a myth. Food allergy weight gain is not a myth as it can set up different processes in the body that are not healthy and weight gain is one aspect. It does not happen all the itme or to everyone...

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I heard that a gluten intolerance can make you gain weight but I'm curious if food allergy is related to weight gain? Is a myth or not?

Depends on situation. Anyone who must alter their diet to avoid foods they can no longer have can overindulge with the "safe" foods. Weight gain is related to total calorie intake and metabolism. Those with a normal calorie consumption and significant food allergies often loose weight. Untreated gluten sensitivity is often marked by weight loss, not gain. Read more...