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by 789 · June 05, 2013 at 08:33 AM

I've been looking into FODMAP issues, and I've decided that this may possibly be an indicator for me, and I printed out the chart, but I'd like to get some perspective on how to begin on trying this. My boyfriend is big onion kind of guy, he put... (more)

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Chris_77 0 · June 05, 2013 at 08:33 AM

People experimenting with a low FODMAP diet should really see a good dietician first to ensure that they dont have another problem. The dietician can tell them all the ins and outs of FODMAPS and ensure they are getting accurate information. Also... (more)

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by 23 · August 03, 2012 at 10:49 PM

I turned Paleo about three months ago, didnt have any noticable problems in my guts before starting the diet, but now i'm almost every day bloated and gassy. Frustrating, because i love the diet and I love being around other people (instead of... (more)

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Aston 0 · August 03, 2012 at 10:49 PM

Some people i introduced to paleo and myself got pretty bad constipation and gas for weeks after switching to paleo. It's pretty obvious that a sudden dietary change would have those effects. The gas could be simply the effect of mild constipation... (more)

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by 4113 · June 27, 2012 at 10:24 PM

Can you tell what type of gut flora you have by fart smell? And can you change the smell of farts?

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Thomy 0 · March 14, 2012 at 07:28 PM

Well if it actually has a smell there are most likely sulfur compounds involved. Sulfur is present in amino acids, therefore there must be some reason why the body doesn't digest all of it's precious protein (however, the gut bacteria definitely... (more)

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by 2817 · March 05, 2013 at 11:04 PM

I occasionally fast from 4pm to 8am and have, several times, had painful, "stuck" gas in my lower GI tract. It's the kind that just sits there & is hard to move out. Anyone else get this? It's typically gone the next morning, certainly after... (more)

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shani 0 · March 05, 2013 at 11:04 PM

wow. i know this is way old, but for anyone wondering the answer to this i'd like to give it a go. fasting=lack of food. do this long enough and your body may wind up in starvation mode. the body perceives this as famine (danger!) and slows down... (more)

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by 1605 · June 13, 2012 at 02:21 PM

My wife and I just had our first baby three weeks, a healthy little girl who will be breastfed for at least a year. Typically she's a mellow baby as long as she's well fed. But lately she has developed more fussiness, particularly at night. It... (more)

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MF 0 · February 10, 2011 at 12:32 AM

Nina Planck has a good book that my wife and I really liked: Real Food for Mother and Baby. The biggest thing She did was just trial and error as every baby is different. My daughter HATED garlic in momma's milk. Also anything "fake" or heavily... (more)