I've been having digestive problems for about 2 years, after picking up a parasite and virus in Mexico. Before then, I was vegan (occasionally some eggs), pretty high-carb, and alcoholic (so more stress on digestive system). I have symptoms... (more)
I'm definitely sensitive to fructose and need to limit it. Does anyone know how much acorn squash contains? I'm not sure if it is all glucose, fructose, a mix of the two, nor even how much sugar is in acorn squash to begin with.
I notice that whenever i eat some fruit, honey, maple syrup or other high fructose foods i get anxious, moody and bloated. This never happens with glucose containing carbs like white rice, yuca, sweet potatoes and yams, just fructose carbs. Could... (more)
It sounds like it probably is. If you want a definitive diagnosis, your gp can perform a simple, noninvasive test in his office. If you just want to do your own experimenting at home, it sounds like you know where to start adjusting.
I have run the gamut of diets to heal my digestion issues-- most of which help for a bit, and then my symptoms come back, and new ones appear as well. I have gone gluten free, then cut out soy and dairy, done the candida diet... Now am full low... (more)
I have been strict Paleo for about 5 months. I have Psoriasis as well as fructose malabsorption and SIBO. Recently, I began to follow the elimination diet for FM and killing off SIBO. I have gone from having no food craving to having out of... (more)
Try taking 500-1000mg of glutamine capsule broken open under the tongue to help deal with the cravings. (Source: Mood Cure--Julia Ross) It helped me deal with sugar cravings.
I've been reading Paleohacks every day for the last 6 weeks as I've been trying to clear up my skin. I haven't had perfect success with that yet, but it seems that it usually takes 2 to 3 months to resolve skin issues, so I'll continue to wait... (more)
I have never had any gut problems or food intolerances. However, I did adopt a pretty clean paleo diet about a year or so ago. This has really leveled out blood sugar issues with much improved sleep/energy. Problem is, with the onset of cherry... (more)
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