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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 ...

Is SIBO Causing Your IBS Symptoms?

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What the heck is SIBO and why is it ruining my life?! Even the good bacteria in the wrong place can make you very sick. That's what SIBO is about.© Can Stock PhotoSIBO stands for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. The reason why you should care is that bacterial overgrowth symptoms are virtually identical to IBS ...

IBS and Pregnancy

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Why now of all times?! Pregnancy is supposed to be a beautiful time, not a time for IBS symptoms.© Can Stock PhotoI've never been pregnant (obviously), but here's what I've read about IBS and pregnancy.Speaking as an outsider (a male of the species), pregnancy seems like such a beautiful, but challenging time for women.Some women ...

Menstruation and IBS

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Does your period make your IBS worse? It does for most women. Moving through the month, your body changes, and for some people mensturation means more IBS symptoms.© Can Stock PhotoIf you're here, it's probably because you want to know if there is a connection between your period and IBS flare ups.Menstruation is an IBS ...

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 ...