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by 0 · March 07, 2014 at 07:33 PM

It turns out saturated fats from foods like Coconut oils and from animal foods might cause leaky gut. A recent study published last year but rarely spoken of breaks current trends on leaky gut theories. "High saturated fat diet... (more)

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Andy_16 0 · March 07, 2014 at 06:48 PM

The high fat diet was 60% calories from fat, yet only 32% I think it said was from saturated fat. The control diet was only 10%, that means we are lacking a description of about 20% of the fat content in the high fat diet. I will place my... (more)

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by 292 · November 23, 2012 at 02:49 PM

Background: Eating disordered (starve, binge, fast, binge, binge, binge, fast) from 13 until today (age 22). Don't remember the last normal bowel movement I had. Most recently struggle with intestinal pain, trapped gas at random times (so... (more)

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Lazza 0 · November 23, 2012 at 02:49 PM

I suffered from severe IBS for several years. Going paleo certainly helped a lot but it took months, and during that time the situation was extremely volatile (some good days, some horrible days). Eventually I was diagnosed with an H. pylori... (more)

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by 2401 · May 24, 2012 at 06:46 PM

I just finished a two week course of antibiotics much to my chagrin and protestations. This is only the second time in 10 years Ive taken them. Im really against them, but I had a bad urinary tract infection that I couldnt shake, and the... (more)

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Matthew_6 0 · September 07, 2013 at 12:44 AM

Here in Czech Republic doctors recommend taking probiotics while taking anti-biotics and for a week or two after. For me though anti-biotics never seem to have a noticeable effect on my bowels, but my wife notices a big difference between taking... (more)

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by 436 · December 16, 2011 at 03:34 AM

Anyone have links to great resources/papers on the reason why people experience severe intestinal pain when they "cheat" with a bit of gluten or legumes after going Paleo? My thoughts are that the gut has healed and is now more sensitive to... (more)

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animalcule 0 · July 27, 2011 at 04:34 PM

Personally, I used to have shooting intestinal pains all the time before I was paleo... now I only have them when I 'cheat' with foods that aggravate my system (grains, stuff fried in crap vegetable oil, or too much fruit or nuts, basically). But... (more)

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by 8753 · July 14, 2011 at 04:16 PM

Ok so this might sounds worse than it actually is, but its my reality! Some background: (sorry if its TMI!!) 8 yrs ago I was doing Adkins very successfully, was just eating most proteins and not much else. A very stressful family situation... (more)

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Albert_2 0 · July 14, 2011 at 03:56 PM

Not a medical professional here, but before I even got to your question about liver enzymes, I thought gallbladder, maybe? Find it unreal that none of the docs you've seen (from your post) checked into the possibility of blocked bile ducts or... (more)