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#1 of 2 Old 01-19-2006, 02:28 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We have been avoiding wheat for my dd until she is one year old b/c we hear that it can increase chances of wheat allergies. I'm confused about if that should include spelt flour. Comments?

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If you're talking in terms of preventing exposure to reduce the chance of allergies-yes. It is a relative of wheat and contains gluten, the protein that most people react to in the case of allergies.
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