Gluten-Free Casein-Free Diets for Autism Put to the Test

The results of the first randomized controlled study of a dietary intervention for ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder).

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This is the 3rd in a 6-video series on the role of gluten and dairy-free diets in the treatment of autism. Here are the first two:
• Autism and Casein from Cow’s Milk (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/autism-and-casein-from-cows-milk)
• Does A2 Milk Carry Less Autism Risk? (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Does-A2-Milk-Carry-Less-Autism-Risk)

Stay tuned for:
• Are Autism Diet Benefits Just a Placebo Effect? (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Are-Autism-Diet-Benefits-Just-a-Placebo-Effect)
• Double Blind Clinical Trial of Diet for Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Double-Blind-Clinical-Trial-of-Diet-for-Autism)
• Pros and Cons of Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diets for Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Pros-and-Cons-of-Gluten-Free-Casein-Free-Diets-for-Autism)

Casomorphins may also play a role in crib death (SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome):
• Cow’s Milk-Induced Infant Apnea (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/cows-milk-induced-infant-apnea/)
• Cow’s Milk Casomorphin & Crib Death (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/cows-milk-casomorphin-and-crib-death/)
• Cow’s Milk Casomorphin & Autism (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/cows-milk-casomorphin-and-autism/)

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