As an adult, celiac disease is hard enough. I can’t even imagine being stuck with this life-long disease as a child. The cupcakes at school. The pizza parties. The freedom of eating whatever you want. Being gluten free is tough now. It must suck as a child.
And of course…there is the child’s staple food…candy! What’s safe? What isn’t? As Halloween approaches, the question becomes even more imperative.
Celiacdisease.about.com has a phenomenal article on the cans and can’ts of Halloween candy…updated just this week.
Here’s the article: Gluten Free Candy, as of October 2011