04 Mar '12, 8pm

Can a Gluten-Free Casein-Free Diet Help Autistic Kids?

Can a Gluten-Free Casein-Free Diet Help Autistic Kids?

Just as our now teenage son Charlie was diagnosed with autism in 1999, we heard reports from parents that a gluten-free casein-free diet had helped their autistic children make huge improvements in their speech and communication, behavior and overall well-being. We immediately put Charlie on a strict diet without any wheat or dairy products. For years I read food labels obsessively lest Charlie ingest gluten from other ingredients such as barley or oatmeal. We were sure we saw results from Charlie being on “the diet” but then, he was simultaneously doing a number of other therapies including hours of Applied Behavior Analysis, occupational therapy, speech therapy; like many parents, we felt we had to try to do as much as possible to help Charlie. When he was about 9 — after years of hunting down gluten-free foods online as going gluten-free was not so much in the news then...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/gluten-free-casein-free-diet-...

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