Archives for Food Intolerance

Sugar Intolerance: Too Much of a Delicious Thing.

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Some people get sick when they eat certain kinds of sugar. Some people get sick when they eat too much of ANY kind of sugar.So... Is a sugar intolerance causing some of YOUR misery?  What is sugar intolerance? Is too much sugar ruining YOUR health???Sugar intolerance can take many forms, from type 2 diabetes to hypoglycemia ...

Milk Sensitivity

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Have you been weaned yet?? A mother feeding her young is a beautiful thing. But as adult humans, why are we drinking milk meant for baby cows???© Can Stock PhotoI told my new gastroenterologist I had a milk sensitivity.  He wasn't surprised, but what he said surprised me. He told me just about everyone a ...

Soy Sensitivity

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Is this 'health food' hurting your health? Many people have a soy sensitivity that makes them sick as, um, heck! Others eat soy with no problems???© Can Stock PhotoSoy sensitivity (also called soy intolerance) affects many people. Most people don't even know what soy is.  Yet many people suffer from the effects soy has on their digestive ...

Annatto Allergy

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Could an annatto allergy be causing your IBS symptoms? Eating the ground up seeds of this funny looking annatto plant could be giving you diarrhea.© Can Stock PhotoAnnatto is a very common 'natural' food additive. It's used as an orange food dye and as a natural flavoring in MANY foods.I've recently discovered information that links ...

Fructose Malabsorption and Fructose Intolerance

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Or how raisins kicked my butt! Most of the time fruits can be good for you, but not if you are chasing them with diarrhea pills.© Can Stock PhotoFructose malabsorption or fructose intolerance basically means that your body has problems digesting fructose. Fructose is the sugar in fruit and lots of other foods. It was ...