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Dunkin’ Donuts to sell gluten free pastries

Dunkin' Donuts gearing up to get a little healthier. (Source: CNN) Dunkin' Donuts gearing up to get a little healthier. (Source: CNN)

(CNN) - When you think of healthy eating, does Dunkin' Donuts cross your mind? Well the breakfast chain is gearing up to serve gluten free products.

Dunkin' Donuts says it plans to offer gluten free cinnamon-sugar donuts and blueberry muffins. by the end of this year.

Gluten is the major protein found in grains like wheat, barley and rye, as well as in some deli meats and other packaged products.

For people with a condition known as celiac disease, about one percent of the population, even small amounts of gluten can prompt severe discomfort.

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