Gluten Intolerance

Gluten Intolerance

Gluten Intolerance Questions

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by 0 · about 11 hours ago

I went paleo- gluten free for a little over 3 weeks then decided I missed my Ezekiel bread so for the past 3 days I began eating it again. I wasn't sure if it was in my head or not but I felt a slight stomach ache I usually only have a bowel... (more)

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by 1005 · about 11 hours ago

If you were born without a food allergy, then develop one due to a leaky gut, do those antibodies ever die down once the gut is repaired and you abstain from eating those foods long enough, or are you forever intolerant to some degree? (I can... (more)

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Albert83BCN 0 · May 27, 2013 at 9:27 AM

We have to make a distinction here between a food allergy and an intolerance/absorption problem. The later may get better once the gut heals but the former most likely not. See: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/food-allergy/AN01109 (more)

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by 5 · about 11 hours ago

I've been paleo/primal-ish for about two years. That said, I admit to a decent amount (5% of overall intake?) of gluten-containing "cheats" because I didn't think I reacted to it. At least I didn't notice an obvious change after total elimination... (more)

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NewPaleon 0 · May 04, 2013 at 1:25 PM

If I were in your shoes, I would get the biopsy. That way you would know for sure whether you must absolutely avoid gluten. Intestinal lining does not have nerves so you can be damaging it without feeling any pain. In your case, it is important to... (more)

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by 436 · about 11 hours ago

I ate pasta today after a couple months wheat free. I "cheat" on paleo alot... but I usually eat oatmeal or rice when I cheat and have zero noticeable negative effects. I try not to do this often but I probably do have some gluten free grains... (more)

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GeneralAntilles 0 · December 05, 2012 at 2:43 AM

Sounds similar to what I experience with gluten intolerance. Gluten is one of those things you should never cheat on. Either eat it or don't, occasional indulgences are, unfortunately, much more harmful than just eating it all the time.

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by 10 · about 11 hours ago

I'm about to start my 3rd week of Paleo and I feel like crap. I'm 95% paleo, 5% little cheats like 1 small slice of garlic bread or 1 marshmallow once a week. Dairy free, gluten free, processed foods free, caffiene free. I'm allergic to gluten,... (more)

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Dragonfly 0 · October 14, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Eat MORE fat & more carbs! Doesn't sound like you are getting enough calories. And don't limit salt!

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by 499 · about 11 hours ago

I've been completely primal for about a month now. Over the weekend I went out on a road trip with some friends and that evening I had a huge meal of bread. The next day I woke up an extremely sore throat, stuffy nose, messed up sinus and extreme... (more)

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dstnyb 0 · September 24, 2012 at 7:53 PM

I rely on home-brewed chicken broth to bring me back after episodes such as these. Honestly, I can't emphasize enough how much I love broth, how much it sustains me, and how much it heals me when I consume foods that are not kind to my system. It... (more)

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by 60 · about 11 hours ago

15 years of Keratosis Pilaris on my legs and arms has led me down a path of many treatments which do not work. 1) Upping Vitamin A & Fermented Cod Liver 2) Exfoliating 3) Jojoba oil every day (noticed slight positive results) 4) Liver cleanse... (more)

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Gazelle 0 · August 23, 2012 at 2:51 PM

Sunshine or even a tanning bed has always been the most effective for me.

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by 20 · about 11 hours ago

I've been paleo for two and a half years, and "on the wagon", so to speak, for a few months now -- every so often I'll pick up a candy bar or have some soy-sauce-free sushi or something as part of my 20%, but no wheat that I'm aware of for at... (more)

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Katherine 0 · May 24, 2012 at 2:34 AM

Sounds actually like GERD. http://www.ehow.com/how-does_5005726_acid-reflux-creates-shortness-breath.html And because of the irritation to your esophagus, mucous production is increased as a defense. (more)

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by 95 · about 12 hours ago

This may be a really dumb question but a co-worker got REALLY upset with me when I told her about how I ate a little gluten last night and became incredibly ill. She told me that I had chosen to make my self gluten intolerant by choosing this life... (more)

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AnarchyCaveman 0 · April 26, 2012 at 1:36 AM

Paleo can make you gluten intolerant in the same way that quitting smoking can make you tobacco intolerant. Years ago, I smoked half a pack a day and "felt fine". Now if I smoke one or two, I feel like death for two days. We do get desensitized... (more)

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by 1600 · about 12 hours ago

I would have to say the main thing that got me to try paleo was suspected celiac. (have never gone to the doctors for a legit diagnosis. The whole concept of potential permanent damage from gluten if I do have it and the testing process that... (more)

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Frugal_Jen 0 · March 17, 2012 at 1:20 PM

Hi! interesting ideas here. It seems to me that you've asked more than one question, though, or maybe a multi-part question. I'm going to address as many parts as I can. 1. Celiac vs. gluten sensitivity/intolerance A study which came out last... (more)

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by 15400 · about 12 hours ago

This is my second time having seaweed (laver) to wrap my fish (I am making sushi without the rice) and both times I get glutened (I am gluten intolerant). Why? On the package it says: Ingredients: seaweed. Nothing else. Please do not think it... (more)

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Sara_S_ 0 · February 03, 2012 at 10:21 PM

I have celiac disease and (at least at this point, about 7 months into a gluten-free diet/healing) I'm so sensitive I have to avoid foods processed on machinery that had wheat products on it. For seaweed, I'm not sure what this could include:... (more)

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by 12677 · about 12 hours ago

I hear a lot of people on this site saying they developed noticeable gluten intolerance only after cutting wheat from their diet. But I'm curious about people who were eating wheat/gluten consistently (probably before adopting a paleo diet) but... (more)

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Matt_11 0 · May 21, 2012 at 1:02 PM

I think it all comes back to gut health. I'd argue that it's harder to have a healthy gut on a veg*n diet, thus any deleterious effects from gluten consumption are going to be all the more pronounced. Heal the gut, gluten intolerance disappears. (more)

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by 28 · about 12 hours ago

How much time until one starts to see the effects of a gluten-free diet, assuming I'm gluten intolerant? The symptoms are chronic sinus inflammation.

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raney 0 · December 28, 2011 at 5:30 PM

Check out this wikipedia entry. What is the relationship of gluten and anti-gliadin antibodies?. In gluten-sensitive individuals AGA testing is a routinely used blood test for possible presence of coeliac disease, allergies or idiopathic... (more)

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by 28 · about 12 hours ago

Can Thrombocytopenia stem from a gluten intolerance? I am trying to find information before I get to the Dr and they try and push medication on me as a solution. I believe since adapting to Paleo in the last four months I have discovered that I... (more)

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Eric_15 0 · November 10, 2011 at 3:31 AM

I don't post often on Paleohacks but I can relate to this question. I was diagnosed with idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpora about 2 years ago. It came out of nowhere and I had no idea what the heck it was. My count was at around 11 when i was... (more)

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by 1600 · about 12 hours ago

Had an accidental ingestion of gluten while eating out last week, and had two very strange,new symptoms.I've suspected I'm celiac for several years now,but was wondering if anyone else had these,celiac or not. 1.Went to work two days after... (more)

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Jason_11 0 · February 10, 2011 at 3:34 PM

Hmm, interesting. Now that you mention it, I can recall being told once that (and after consuming gluten) it looked like I was wearing lipstick! This tends to happen to me during exercise as well - I thought I was just flushed but it would make... (more)

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by 315 · about 12 hours ago

I've been strict paleo for almost a year. The few times I've "cheated," and consumed very small amounts of gluten, I've gotten pretty ill. The symptoms included headache, joint ache, and upset stomach, as well as a change in mood. This makes me... (more)

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Dale_1 0 · January 20, 2011 at 12:02 AM

I was just listening to an early Robb Wolf podcast and he addressed a very similar question (the last 5 min. or so of episode 6). I think it was for someone that was getting deployed. He said that maybe they should eat a piece of toast or cookie... (more)

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by 9812 · about 12 hours ago

Via an elimination diet, I figured out about a year ago that I am gluten-intolerant (tested negative for celiac though). After this discovery, I started by cutting out gluten for the most part (trace amounts don't give me symptoms, but I know I... (more)

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wjones3044 0 · December 20, 2010 at 4:58 PM

I'd be interested to know more about your negative celiac result. Was it an endoscopy? If bloodwork, which test? The Mayo clinic does a genetic test. (Others do it too.) It tells you which alleles (gene variants) you have. There are two alleles... (more)

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by 0 · October 30, 2014 at 5:18 AM

I am a 66 year old female with HCV, gluten intolerance and dentures. I've been a lacto-ovo vegetarian for 40 years. Would Paleo be beneficial or even doable for me?

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glib 0 · November 28, 2013 at 5:23 PM

I think that you can be healthy on lacto-ovo. There has to be a lot of grass fed butter and pastured eggs, but very doable. The problem with vegetarians is that they end up eating a lot of grains, specifically wheat.

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by 1974 · October 30, 2014 at 4:56 AM

I have been pretty certain since I began keeping a cleaner diet around a year ago that I have an intolerance to gluten. I immediately dropped 5 lbs when I cut it out and I have noticed since that I have bad reactions when eat it including... (more)

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mjn_14 0 · February 21, 2014 at 4:37 AM

@CDone @arugulaI did a Prometheus Celiac Seology which is described as "a comprehensive serum antibody profile. There were 5 tests: Deamidated gliadin peptide antibody IgG ELISA Deamidated gliadin peptide antibody IgA ELISA Anti-human... (more)

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by 15 · October 30, 2014 at 4:50 AM

I am just learning about paleo and plan to start this diet after i am tested, tomorrow, for gluten intolerance. Regardless of the test results, i will eliminate all gluten from my diet. I need to lose a LOT of weight. I am not very active at this... (more)

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O_Siodhachain 0 · May 30, 2013 at 2:02 AM

You can walk, slowly but surely, and build up to longer times and quicker paces. You can start lowering your sugar count now because it shouldn't effect your gluten test (I wouldn't think anyway, someone correct me if I'm wrong.) You can... (more)

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by 10490 · October 30, 2014 at 4:15 AM

In 2011, I was diagnosed with an illness and prescribed prescription medications to control it. The drugs had some terrible side effects, including rapid and ridiculous weight gain and low energy, but the worst part was what they did to my... (more)

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Jamie_14 0 · July 08, 2012 at 9:48 AM

Suprisingly little is known about how these types of drugs work (mood stabilizers/anti-convulsants), or how the body responds to them. Its more a case of "these things seem to suppress symptoms, most of the time, short term, so lets use... (more)

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by 15400 · October 30, 2014 at 4:07 AM

I am editing this question since I cannot delete it. The reason why herbs were helping me for a while (I no longer take them) is because they offer some very important anti-oxidants and stimulants. So in a way, they work like a natural... (more)

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interrobung 0 · May 03, 2012 at 11:30 PM

Without listing the herbs in question, no one can answer question 1. Even if you were to list them, it's quite likely only a DOM (or equivalent degree) could answer fully. Perhaps you should ask the doctor you saw, as he fits that description... (more)

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by 9402 · October 30, 2014 at 4:07 AM

A bunch of sources say to avoid coffee if you are gluten intolerant, and apparently it was also mentioned at... (more)

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GoClick 0 · May 01, 2012 at 6:55 PM

It's an both and / either or issue. The pathology that causes you to develop a gluten sensitivity can cause you to develop sensitivities to anything else too. Other food allergies are EXCEEDINGLY common in people with Celiac disease, as are... (more)

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by 95 · October 30, 2014 at 4:06 AM

Hi all - I've been eating strict pale for over 3 weeks now and the changes in my body and mind are already amazing. I'm not here to sing the praises of this lifestyle, however - like most others posting, I'm seeking insight! My family and I were... (more)

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Tam 0 · April 25, 2012 at 2:42 AM

If you are truly gluten sensitive a little dab 'l do ya. I also became very sensitive to all kinds of vegetable oils and it's in EVERYTHING... Feel better...

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by 2245 · October 30, 2014 at 3:30 AM

Last week I cheated... I had a small pastry based cake every day for about a week. So there was sugar, probably bad fat and gluten in there. No symptoms to speak of at the time. This week, a day or two after the last cheat I spent an hour and a... (more)

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gilliebean 0 · June 30, 2011 at 7:12 PM

It could take two hours or two weeks. It really depends on the dosage and your own body. Have you noticed the stabbing pains a few days after consuming any other foods?

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