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Public Consultation On Gluten-Free Prescribing


'In south east Essex (Castle Point, Rochford and Southend-on-Sea) prescribed gluten free foods cost the NHS more than £180,000 a year. The two local Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) — NHS Southend CCG and NHS Castle Point and Rochford CCG — are jointly reviewing their policies on gluten-free food and are proposing to stop prescribing it'. CCG 2016.

This information and more can be found on a dedicated webpage by clicking this link:  http://southendccg.nhs.uk/news-events/353-public-consultation-on-gluten-free-prescribing 

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