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by 1042 · about 6 hours ago

Article Link: http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayinhealth/artificial-sweeteners-milk According to the article I just read: "In a petition filed with the FDA, the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers... (more)

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Stephen_4 0 · March 01, 2013 at 6:04 PM

You are misinterpreting their wording, it would still be listed on the ingredients. http://m.nbcnews.com/business/chocolate-milk-fight-industry-asks-fda-ease-fake-sweetener-rules-1C8621251 (more)

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by 806 · about 6 hours ago

In paleo-circles grains, legumes, dairy, etc. are generally considered to be problematic foods which cause adverse reactions in people due to us not being genetically adapted to them. And there is certainly some truth to that. For instance, folks... (more)

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Bread_Eating_Beelzebub 0 · March 09, 2012 at 6:07 PM

Well, why do humans have allergies in the first place? It's not all about food. It's about environment too and a growing body of evidence implicates the early childhood and maternal environment. Exposure to toxins in the womb and during breast... (more)

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by 12174 · about 6 hours ago

I have a good friend who is what I call "paleo-curious". She and her husband are very much into natural living and natural eating. They have a toddler and another baby on the way this summer. The main barrier(s) between them trying out paleo:... (more)

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Eliz 0 · February 07, 2011 at 3:37 PM

I'll focus on breakfast, since that seems to be the hardest for people. I have some non-egg breakfast ideas, many on my blog. The hubs won't touch eggs in any form so I have to get creative. As you can see, there are so many things to eat it's... (more)

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by 8858 · about 6 hours ago

Bought some marked-down pork shoulder a while ago and took it out of the freezer tonight. I look at the label...says it contains up to 12% water, salt, and sodium phosphates...something about how it makes the meat moist and tender. Somehow I... (more)

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Ben_20 0 · October 11, 2012 at 4:03 AM

A large portion of the pork in the world today is "enhanced" with things like Sodium Chloride and Sodium Phosphate. As much as you might call this chemical water, what this really does is help to hold the water in the meat. Otherwise you'd end up... (more)

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by 8858 · about 6 hours ago

Do soy allergens end up in eggs of chickens that eat soy-based feed? For that matter, what about wheat gluten? The Tropical Traditions site says this: "Almost all commercial eggs, including those that are organic or marketed as 'Omega 3' eggs,... (more)

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Stephen_Aegis 0 · January 14, 2011 at 11:43 PM

Ive seen anecdotal studies all over about this from individuals with a soy allergy. http://www.choosingvoluntarysimplicity.com/learning-how-to-eat-again-when-you-have-a-soy-allergy/ Fresh meat??? When an animal is fed a soy-based diet, does... (more)

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by 361 · about 6 hours ago

I have been experimenting a little bit. I used to have two issues (among others) earlier when I was non-paleo. I used to wake up many times during the night and would feel extremely drowsy during the day. And I would also experience shortness of... (more)

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Anna 0 · December 23, 2010 at 6:07 PM

Sugar in excess: I feel the high, and then the crash, and it's not pretty. Somewhat like a hangover without the fun. Whole milk or lower: cystic acne!!! Gluten: loose black stools for an entire week; knee swells so much that I limp. Achey... (more)

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by 145 · October 23, 2014 at 4:07 AM

I had been eating paleo on and off for too long, and finally smartened up and realized how much I like feeling better mentally, being more energetic, and getting better sleep more than eating crap about 3 months ago. I have read all kinds of stuff... (more)

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NewPaleon 0 · May 01, 2013 at 4:11 AM

Straight Paleo helped my allergies a little but it was only when I adopted the auto immune protocol (see paleomom.com)that my severe seasonal allergies and rashes went away. I was on Paleo for 3-4 mos before my stomach pains went away. Then I... (more)

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by 971 · October 23, 2014 at 3:27 AM

I started eating strictly paleo a couple of weeks ago and am finding that it is easy for me and I love it, very comfortable with this way of eating. I'm slimming down quite quickly and am not hungry. Overall I have seen a reduction in anxiety...I... (more)

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Gary_1 0 · January 04, 2012 at 2:45 PM

You talk a lot about your diet but not about exercise. I wonder if there is a clue in there ie that you don't mention it. I would suggest starting to ensure you get plenty of good exercise, start with just walking - and with some sunshine if you... (more)

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by 6229 · October 22, 2014 at 3:44 AM

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18888172 http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1200435 I know that celiacs and some others can't tolerate even cross-contamination of gluten, casein, nuts, etc. Perhaps someday this desensitization... (more)

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Matt_1 0 · July 21, 2012 at 11:07 AM

It is interesting and it is good to see more research on this topic but there are a couple of points worth making. Firstly this desensitization technique applies to IgE food allergies such as egg allergy which people, children in particular, can... (more)

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by 268 · October 21, 2014 at 4:13 AM

I need to know a brand thats 100% gluten free, dairy free and soy free. Yep I have had the flu for a week now and just cant stop coughing and sometimes my lungs feel heavy! I don't think my doctors ever check what allergens are in my meds so I... (more)

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Dragonfly 0 · January 20, 2013 at 7:11 AM

40,000 IUs of D3 per day for 2-3 days will give your immune system a boost. Getting your D3 blood level tested & sunning/supplementing to a blood level of 60-80 ng/ml will help you avoid the flu in the future. More info at... (more)

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