Healthy Living News From The Valley Hospital: The Truth about Children and Gluten-Free Diets
 
Learn the truth about children and gluten-free diets presented by The Valley Hos
 

The popularity of a gluten-free diet (GFD), has increased dramatically over the past 10 years. “While in some cases, going gluten free is a health necessity, in most cases it’s not. For people who don’t have celiac disease or a wheat allergy, children especially, there is no data supporting the presumed health benefits of a GFD. In fact, the opposite may be true in certain cases, particularly when the diet is followed without the guidance of an experienced registered dietitian or physician” e