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Can a gluten-free diet help Hashimotos thyroiditis? I am

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Can a gluten-free diet help Hashimoto's thyroiditis? I am 47 yo female on Armour thyroid.

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There is no evidence that gluten-free diet will help with hashimoto's but, on the other hand it will not hurt at all.

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RickMD : I am online and happy to help you with your question today.
RickMD : There is no evidence that gluten-free diet will help with hashimoto's but, on the other hand it will not hurt at all.
RickMD : Is there anything else you would like to discuss at this point or have all your questions been answered to your satisfaction?

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