Coeliac Disease: Children

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 23rd April 2018.

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Photo of Grant Shapps Grant Shapps Conservative, Welwyn Hatfield

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the Government plans to reintroduce prescriptions for gluten-free products for children who have coeliac disease.

Photo of Steve Brine Steve Brine The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

A range of staple gluten free foods continue to be available on prescription for all patients with established gluten sensitivity enteropathies, including coeliac disease.

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