Meet Kaydee

Kaydee is 9 years old and has celiac disease.

Kaydee has been gluten-free for just a short time, but she's feeling better already!

How many years have you been gluten-free?

A few weeks.

What symptoms did you have?

Headaches, tummy pains, skin problems and growing problems.

How do you feel now?

I feel really good now and I don't have those problems as much.

What's the hardest part about being gluten-free?

Seeing other people eat things that I can't have anymore.

What's the best part about being gluten-free?

Finally knowing what's wrong and that I feel way better now.

What's your favorite thing to do?

Read, listen to music and play outside.

 


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