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I have been advised to follow a gluten-free diet. I feel as if I am on the Atkin’s regime, but still am having trouble losing weight. I already eat a lot of lean protein, fruits and vegetables.

It would be a good idea to see a dietitian about your gluten-free diet to take a close look at your eating habits. Nutrition counseling services are available at several BJC facilities including:

BJC dietitians also can be located by calling Help For Your Health at 314.747.7234.

If you live outside the BJC HealthCare service area, you can find a nearby registered dietitian at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics website.

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