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The High Price of Gluten-free Food
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Jefferson Adams

Jefferson Adams is a freelance writer living in San Francisco. He has covered Health News for http://Examiner.com, and provided health and medical content for http://Sharecare.com. His work has appeared in Antioch Review, Blue Mesa Review, CALIBAN, Hayden's Ferry Review, Huffington Post, the Mississippi Review, and Slate, among others.

 
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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