Gluten-free diets with low GI
As many as 10% of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes will be diagnosed with coeliac disease.1-7
Together, these two conditions can complicate dietary management, and routine testing for coeliac disease may be warranted in children with type 1 diabetes.
Type 1 Diabetes (T1DM)
T1DM is an autoimmune disease that more commonly occurs before the age of 30.8
Diabetes is often diagnosed first, with coeliac disease being picked up in subsequent screenings.