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Gluten-Free Friends: An Activity Book for Kids

By Nancy Patin Falini, M.A. R.D., L.D.N.

Forward by Dr. Alessio Fansano, MD

Gluten-Free Friends: An Activity Book for Kids is an award-winning activity book for 4—11 year old children with gluten sensitivity. Depending on the child’s cognition it may be used for younger and older children as well. It also describes methods to eliminate casein making it useful for the autistic community. Through an enticing, delightful, optimistic story and abundant multi-sensory learning activities the child becomes empowered with the ability to independently make gluten-free food choices even in the face of peer pressure.

Methods to manage the fundamental intricacies of the gluten-free diet are addressed as well as good overall nutrition. In addition to parents the book may also be used by healthcare providers, educators and therapists. Nancy Patin Falini, a dietician in private practice specializing in celiac disease and the gluten-free diet, is the author. She is also a homeschooling mom with some special needs children. Dr. Alessio Fansano, MD, an internationally renowned pediatric gastroenterologist, wrote the forward.

This book sells for $18.95 with a price reduction for 10 or more orders.

It is available from the publisher Savory Palate at  or 1-800-741-5418




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