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Can you become lactose intolerant as you get old?
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Dr. Jyoti Ramakrishna
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yes.
Lactose is digested well by babies.
As people get older many can't digest it so well.

In brief: Yes.
Lactose is digested well by babies.
As people get older many can't digest it so well.
Dr. Jyoti Ramakrishna
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