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What is a Food Intolerance?

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Let’s start this with a look at some examples of food intolerance. First, let’s consider lactose intolerance. Lactose intolerance is well understood to be a deficiency in the enzyme needed to digest lactose. Lactose is a sugar in milk. If you don’t produce enough of the enzyme, called lactase, then you can’ t digest lactose […]

Study Explores Intolerance Based on Eating Habits

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This is an interesting study. Researchers looked at a random group of over 1,500 people in China and found IgG food intolerance in a large percentage – between 40-60% of the population, depending on the region. The most common reactions were to egg, crab, fish and dairy. Excerpt from the National Institutes of Health and […]

What Exactly is a Food Intolerance?

Posted on by IBSTC

Let’s start by looking at some examples of food intolerance. There are two very good examples, one of which everyone has heard of, and the other, most are familiar with as well. Let’s first consider lactose intolerance. Lactose intolerance is well understood to be a deficiency in the enzyme needed to digest lactose. Lactose is […]

What Exactly is a Food Intolerance?

Posted on by IBSTC

To begin, let’s look at some examples of food intolerance. There are two very good examples, one of which everyone has heard of, and the other, most are likely familiar with as well. Let’s first consider lactose intolerance. Lactose intolerance is well understood to be a deficiency in the enzyme needed to digest lactose. Lactose […]

What is a Food Intolerance?

Posted on by IBSTC

Yesterday we discussed what exactly an allergy (and food allergy) is. Today, we’re going to explore what exactly an intolerance is. Intolerance Intolerance is much easier to define. I’ll bet that is what you’re thinking. Or, maybe by now you’re starting to wonder? Let’s look at some examples of food intolerance. There are two very […]

Sharon Gray, Nutritional Acupuncturist

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I want to thank Sharon Gray for presenting at our support group meeting last week. If you weren’t able to make it I can tell you that you missed a real treat. Sharon is someone who exudes an enthusiasm and positive warmth in seemingly everything that she does, and this certainly comes through when she […]