Early feeding and risk of celiac disease in a prospective birth cohort.

@article{Strdal2013EarlyFA,
  title={Early feeding and risk of celiac disease in a prospective birth cohort.},
  author={Ketil St\ordal and Richard A White and Merete Eggesb\o},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={132 5},
  pages={e1202-9}
}
OBJECTIVES Timing of gluten introduction has been associated with the risk of celiac disease (CD) in children, but the optimal time window is unknown. We aimed to study the effect of age of gluten introduction on the risk of CD, adjusting for continued breastfeeding. METHODS In The Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study, a prospective birth cohort including 107,000 children, CD was identified by questionnaires and by linkage to the Norwegian Patient Register. Gluten introduction was reported… CONTINUE READING
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