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by 0 · June 25, 2014 at 11:56 PM

I had undiagnosed Celiac/Severe Gluten allergy up until my early 20's when my health finally plummeted. Went super healthy, virtually paleo, but was a little naive in regards to food allergies, and repairing the damage that had been done from... (more)

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CrohnsBabe 0 · June 25, 2014 at 11:56 PM

@sco24 Hi, there. I have had success addressing leaky gut with the GAPS protocol. I was able to heal my severe Crohn's disease and have been in remission without meds since 2010. If you'd like to read my GAPS experience you can do so... (more)

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by 0 · February 04, 2014 at 8:10 AM

I have psoriasis and I am SICK OF IT. I recently discovered Paleo and have even read that it can reverse my condition! I will be 100% dedicated but I just need some help. I have taken a food allergy test and the following items have come up as... (more)

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Eugenia 0 · February 04, 2014 at 2:03 AM

Ok, if you're so allergic to all these things, this tells me (as you have discovered) that your gut is very leaky and with the wrong bacteria. For people with so many allergic reactions, I'd think (I'm not a doctor btw, I just have personal... (more)

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by 145 · September 19, 2013 at 9:03 PM

i think i may have posted this years ago - i started paleo a few years ago, i have lots of medical problems (MS, celiac, strong iunsulin resistance, unsure if PCOS) and COULD not lose weight, was 5'8 and 200 pounds (wouldnt eat much and... (more)

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tamika 0 · September 19, 2013 at 9:03 PM

I have been told the tests are not accurate-but I did them-and it said yes to dairy (which I knew) and it said yes to high fructose corn syrup and eggs-I gave up both-my allergy symptoms got better (I lost 6 lbs-didnt want to tho!) tried some... (more)

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by 40 · July 12, 2013 at 5:53 PM

I have struggled with food issues for the last couple of years and only recently found out 6 months ago that I am allergic to Gluten and Dairy. After cutting both of those out of my system, I still felt sick every single day and couldn't pinpoint... (more)

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Kara_1 0 · July 12, 2013 at 10:43 AM

Hello there! I'm a professional at paleo in college. :-) It'll be easier for you, if you are not autoimmune paleo. I just started eating eggs and it's SO MUCH BETTER. Basically, I buy a bunch of food on Sunday and cook it ahead of time. I make... (more)

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by 282 · June 08, 2013 at 7:06 AM

I just read this article To Prevent Kids' Food Allergies, Start Peanuts, Eggs Sooner which talks about how a review of existing research now suggests starting babies on the more allergenic foods (peanuts, eggs, dairy, soy) around 4-6 months as... (more)

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Happy_Now 0 · June 08, 2013 at 7:06 AM

I haven't looked into the studies to back it up yet, but my ND/pediatrician gave me a handout at our last visit talking about the introduction of grain before 3 months or after 7 months could lead to an increased risk of type 1 diabetes. In... (more)

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by 1768 · September 08, 2012 at 12:53 AM

What does a a slight, warm and tingling sensation on the palms of my hands mean? It invariably occurs within 10 minutes after eating any chicken, and it does not matter the cooking method. It is organic, free range chicken.c

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CD 0 · September 08, 2012 at 12:53 AM

Doesn't sound like an allergy. Sounds like paresthesia related to beta-alanine. This is a very common side effect for athletes who take beta-alanine as a supplement. The studies I have read (cannot find a link, but I will look for one) suggest... (more)

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by 600 · March 10, 2013 at 1:02 PM

Does anyone have a tried and true egg, nut, and gluten free banana bread recipe? I'm making after-school snacks for a friend's kids and her son has gluten, egg, and nut allergies. Other after school snack ideas are welcome; I usually provide... (more)

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Nic_5 0 · March 10, 2013 at 1:02 PM

This isn't really banana bread, more like a chocolate mug cake: Mash 2 smallish bananas in a microwaveable mug. I add a half tablespoon/ tablespoon of grass fed ghee as well, but I am sure you can do without. Mix in about a fourth cup of coconut... (more)

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by 15 · July 01, 2012 at 5:52 PM

Okay, so, a bit of info before I dive in. I'm 16, 17 on July 27th, weigh 110 to 120 pounds (old scale vs new scale, new diet vs old diet; i was still very slender in the old, junky diet. Fast metabolism, resilient stomach), and am about 5'8".... (more)

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Roth 0 · July 01, 2012 at 5:16 PM

You obviously have some sort of inflammatory condition in your bowels that you need to adress. Stay away from the vegetables and all fiber for now and stick to the animal products. Also there's no need to be eating such a huge variety of food... (more)

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by 2543 · June 06, 2013 at 12:55 AM

since i cannot seem to manipulate my weight lower no matter what i try, and i still have a few digestive issues that come up occasionally (though nothing too serious), i'm considering that there may be some food sensitivies that are hindering my... (more)

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Susan__3 0 · June 06, 2013 at 12:55 AM

I have eaten Paleo for 10 months before recently taking the ALCAT test at my GP's recommendation (I lost 30 lbs, dropped 70 points on cholesterol and felt great). Paleo helped me get rid of a lot of problem foods (i.e., sugars, dairy, all... (more)

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by 2327 · December 17, 2011 at 6:37 PM

My step dad has gradually (and mysteriously) lost his voice over the last couple of years. He can barely talk at all, and it is extremely frustrating to him. He's been to many doctors who all tell him there is nothing wrong, except for on his... (more)

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Elthea 0 · December 17, 2011 at 4:53 PM

Could he get a full thyroid hormone panel? Thyroid problems can bring on hoarseness, and, I assume, eventual loss of voice if not treated. It's a lot of effort to investigate if the doctor is not conversant with the various tests and ranges of... (more)

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by 8848 · January 18, 2013 at 5:57 PM

I've bought 8 dozen eggs from Tropical Traditions. http://www.grassfedtraditions.com/organic_soy_free_eggs.htm With shipping costs, you're looking at $8 a dozen (or in the ballpark). I believe Tropical Traditions is correct in their assertion... (more)

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Karin_Bergener 0 · January 18, 2013 at 5:57 PM

I know these are old postings, but I'm here, in Ravenna, Ohio. No soy anywhere on the farm. period. Non-GMO other items in feed: oats, peas, and small amount of corn, plus supplements. Karin Bergener. www.limeridgefarmohio.com

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by 699 · May 23, 2013 at 7:22 PM

Hi all -- I have a couple "mystery conditions" that might possibly be autoimmune related (chronic cough, and insterstial-cystitis type thing, thankfully both pretty mild). Since the start of the year, I've been "paleo" -- following Kurt Harris'... (more)

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dzone 0 · August 26, 2011 at 6:08 PM

You should feel better after a week if it was something serious. But you should see results after 1-2 days for purely mechanical digestive symptoms. You probably haven't eliminated your problem, or it's not dietary to begin with. I cut down... (more)

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by 75 · August 19, 2011 at 7:28 PM

Hi everyone. My first question here! My fiance and I have been Paleo for a few months and LOVE it. Ready to try out with the kiddos. Big problem is breakfast: we have one child allergic to nuts, eggs and garlic. What to feed them for breakfast... (more)

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Thumper 0 · August 19, 2011 at 4:41 PM

Good for you!!! Integrating Paleo for kids is hard, but 6 - holy moly - that's going to be epic! That's a tough one - it seems like so much breakfast items have eggs in them. Sweet potato hash High fat greek style yogurt with frozen berries (my... (more)

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by 103 · April 09, 2012 at 2:24 AM

Has anyone heard of Immunolabs (http://www.immunolabs.com)? They have various tests (http://www.immunolabs.com/patients/products/) to test for food allergies, etc. The "BloodPrint" (delayed reactivity) and "Airborne & Food Allergy Panel"... (more)

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Eli_Ali 0 · April 09, 2012 at 2:24 AM

I'm curious about them too. Would love someone to answer!