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Jefferson Adams

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By Jefferson Adams
Published on 02/20/2014
 

There's a new study confirming the high price of gluten-free foods that is making waves beyond the shores of the UK, where it was conducted.


Celiac.com 02/20/2014 - There's a new study confirming the high price of gluten-free foods that is making waves beyond the shores of the UK, where it was conducted.

Photo: CC--wikimedia_commons--nasaThe study, by the food info app canieatit.co.uk, found that about 12 million consumers in Britain bought gluten-free products in the past year, a rise of 120 per cent in just five years.

The study also found that people who cut gluten from their diet pay double or triple for gluten-free versions of ordinary food.

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