Tag archives for 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 ...

Bloating and IBS

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How to look and feel pregnant when you're not! I'm pretty sure this guy isn't pregnant, but bloating can get this bad! © Can Stock PhotoA bloated belly and gas are two awful symptoms of IBS that often come together. The pain from trapped gas, the pooched out belly and swollen, full feeling each ...

Leaky Gut Syndrome

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Leaky gut syndrome could be the reason so many people are so sick these days; but it is not something you're doctor is likely to tell you about. It's one of those new 'fake diseases' that will take a while to become 'real.' It may be one of the most important pieces of the IBS ...

Dermatitis Herpetiformis

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A celiac rash by another name? There are many things that can cause a rash. A gluten intolerance can cause a rash like the one above.© Can Stock PhotoDermatitis herpetiformis is a VERY itchy rash (more on that below), but it can also be an important clue to solving your IBS puzzle.If you have IBS ...

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 ...