Hi! I'm on all all-meat-diet atm to see if this works better for my IBS. So far, so good. I'm the third day in and had ground beef today - instant diarrhea! This always happens with ground beef, steaks and all other kinds of meat are okay. I... (more)
I have been writing down what I eat/drink and times. I have daily bloating pain and need to figure out what's bothering me. I eat GF, dairy free - follow paleo. Hope you can help!
I swear, the more I learn the less I know.I originally was just eating straight up paleo; steamed/raw veggies, no grains/gluten, grass-fed meat, fish, healthy fat, fruit. When I was lifting 3 times a week, and during my crossfit time, I would eat... (more)
as a binge eater I can say fasting doesn't work for me, I enjoy eating and its a fight to tell my brain no, too stressful, it was enough to quit binge eating, let alone to expect to not eat at all for extended periods! yes brain over binge ebook... (more)
On several occasions I have tried MCT oil and experienced sharp stomach pains between 12 and 24 hours after ingestion. On the first occasion, I tried 1 tsp. straight-up in the evening, without food. The next day (about 12 hours later) I had a... (more)
My daughter and I both experienced pretty bad abdominal pain/ache with MCT oil, no matter how small the dose. (She was using in coffee, I was putting it in smoothies). We gave up on it and just have coconut oil instead.
I'm wondering if anyone can provide insight as to why I might have experienced aching in the gall bladder area. The first time it happened was after doing a daily smoothie challenge for nearly 3 weeks, ( I wasn't paleo at the time). It took... (more)
Hi everyone! I'm a 25 yo woman, diagnosed with lumbar degenerative disc disease 4 years ago (L3-S1 bulging discs). The last year, the pain became unbearable despite a lot of different therapies (medication, PT, spine injections, etc). I... (more)
A fever-blister popped up a 3-4 days ago on the corner of my upper lip (on the left) and I thought it was healing fine. I've removed some of the dead skin (though not messing with it too much), taking lysine, and applying lysine lip balm. I... (more)
Been having terrible stomach bloat pain lately. Before you say it ;) I've got a doctors appointment next week & have already started avoiding FODMAP (fructose malabsorption seems possible) in the meantime, among other things, so far I think... (more)
Why do I get extreme muscle pain & muscle cramps when take vitamin D3 even small doses. I've only seen 2 sites online one an RN who says it's the calcium going into the bones (which can last months -yr) other is a scientific view where immune... (more)
I've been doing Crossfit and all of the running and deep squatting has made my knees make kind of a crunchy sound when I bend them all the way. No pain but a little fluid like swelling on the outer underside of my left kneecap. I already take... (more)
Hello everyone, first of all I'd like to say this will be kinda long post, so if you don't like to read, I am sorry. I started with low carb paleo 2 weeks ago, after 8 weeks of recovery from cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal surgery). I was... (more)
For a couple of days now I've had a dull pain that feels like a strained muscle in the middle of my back on the left side. It's more annoying than anything. Today, I began to feel a cold sensation over my whole body even though I wasn't cold.... (more)
Ok, I'm roughly two weeks into paleo and for the last four days have had horrible stomach pain and the last two days my stool is a dark green color. No diarrhea, though have used the restroom frequently. The first week i felt great, felt thinner... (more)
The sudden change in your diet may have upset your GI tract a bit. It sounds like you may be consuming a lot more fibre than your body was used to and/or a lot of FODMAPs ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FODMAP ) which can cause digestive upset and... (more)
I've had severe debilitating muscle pain and headaches for years and am yet to get a diagnosis mainly because most doctors have treated me as a drug seeker, hypochondriac, or medical-certificante-so-I-can-have-a-day-off-work seeker. When my... (more)
Coffee is much safer compared to over the counter painkillers. After all, coffee grows on a tree, as well as painkillers grow in a factory. Stick with the coffee for the time being, but try some other thigns and find out if you can get yourself... (more)
So I have been having constant pain in my lower right abdomen about an inch and a half away from my bellybutton. This pain comes and goes, first I thought it was from certain foods, I do notice improvement if I stay away from carbs, but even if I... (more)
The question pretty much speaks for itself, i was doing push ups & bam!! i got an instant severe pain in the base of my skull shooting up the back of my head, it was so bad it made me feel sick, it eased off & radiated to my temples. I... (more)
Throughout my life I have struggled with cystic acne, being overweight to obese, asthma, poor digestion, sleep issues, anxiety & ocd, disordered eating, and within the last 3 or so years awful headaches. I tried variations of lo-carb high... (more)
Been abusing osmotic laxatives and magnesium citrate for about 2 years.Doctors stated colon muscle motility disorder.When I stop taking them I am badly constipated and feels like everything's stuck even in the stomach.Need real help or I think I... (more)
I got into Paleo since it cuts out the most obvious trouble foods for me (wheat, dairy). But I still get pain pretty much every time I eat, which is why I also like intermittent fasting. I drink coffee in the morning, do a morning workout (usually... (more)
Two things: Have you been tested for H.Pylori? From the Mayo Clinic: Most people with H. pylori infection will never have any signs or symptoms. It's not clear why this is, but scientists believe some people may be born with more resistance to... (more)
Hi, I know this board is not meant to give medical advice so I only ask for your ideas. I've been having this condition since my childhood and have visited dozens of doctors, no one can explain or diagnose it. "IT" is an irritation of the uvula... (more)
why do my kidneys (back) hurt when I eat high fat foods?
The Question: What do you think is the cause of this pain and what can I do to prevent loss of sleep in the future? The Background: I was up all night last night with some sort of difficult-to-define pain. I felt it mostly in my legs, and it... (more)
Hello all! Asking for any tips or ideas because I am so incredibly frustrated. Looking for some relief from extreme bloating, unpleasant gas and what feels like a science experiment inside my stomach every time I eat. I have been to see a... (more)
I have IC which is pretty much inflammation and thinning of the bladder lining. You wouldn't think it but the main cause for pain in those with IC is trigger foods. I still get the pain but refuse to pop pain pills everyday like i used to do. I've... (more)
Almonds are fine. Just get them as fresh as you can and enjoy.