No Link Found with Wheat Allergy Risk and Early Cereal Introduction


A new study from the University of Colorado and Health Sciences Center in Denver indicated that the introduction of cereal into a baby's diet before 6 months or age does not increase their chances of developing a wheat allergy.  Although, there did seem to be a positive link between wheat allergy and the introduction of cereal on or after 7 months of age.  The researchers feel that these results support current recommendations for cereal introduction between the ages of 4 and 6 months.  Read the full story…

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Alisa is the founder of, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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