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NHS stop Gloucestershire gluten-free prescriptions

Gluten-free food will no longer be offered on prescription in Gloucestershire. The governing body for the county’s NHS services has taken the decision to stop offering coeliac-specific foods on cost grounds. Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) spent nearly £400,000 on coeliac prescriptions in the last financial year. Each prescription is very expensive to the NHS, […]