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by 10 · 31 minutes ago

In other words: What to eat when you can't damn well eat anything? I'm not a low-carb follower. Did it for a while, did not work, caused major insomnia. I need a measure of carbs in me to be able to function. So keep that in mind for this... (more)

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jake3_14 0 · October 22, 2014 at 2:48 AM

This seems to be a more complex set of issues than most requests on Paleohacks.  At first glance, it would seem prudent to become a patient of a functional medicine doctor (one with an MD, not just a Masters in Functional Medicine), and work... (more)

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by 0 · 35 minutes ago

Hi there, I just wanted some advice from people on treating symptoms associated with an overgrowth of Streptococcus SIBO. I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease 18 months ago but despite following a strict paleo diet (so... (more)

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raydawg 0 · August 02, 2014 at 12:50 PM

You seem to be doing all the right things. I don't know if it will help, but you might want to try an elemental diet. I saw this a few days ago and it might be helpful: http://chriskresser.com/can-a-short-term-elemental...In terms of using... (more)

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by 0 · 36 minutes ago

Hello, now know that I have had lingering symptoms that are most likely SIBO or something related, since going paleo over three years ago. I recently had played with slowly introducing RS and probiotics into my diet as I have been highly... (more)

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bankeinanin 0 · July 16, 2014 at 11:22 PM

Thank you. I have been on Kresser's protocol of a biofilm disruptor, antimicrobial, while using the low FODMAP diet. After a month I will begin with glutamine and magnesium and probiotics.

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by 5 · 36 minutes ago

Do the owners have a problem with leonardite ? This was the question...Leonardite is the prebiotic in Prescript Assist, which contains soil organisms. It is also used in organic agriculture. I've seen some claims that leonardite only feeds the... (more)

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raydawg 0 · July 16, 2014 at 10:43 AM

Well, try it and see, n=1 and all that, but who knows what's in there? For all you know there may be contamination from lead back when leaded gasoline was legal, or arsenic from pesticides used on old cotton fields depending on the source. EDIT:... (more)

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by 0 · 39 minutes ago

I have been researching this disease since 2011 and have still not found anyone, except for one guy, who cured their SIBO. There are pages and pages on the internet detailing protocols to resolve this problem but hardly anyone talking about... (more)

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Sarah_14 0 · May 21, 2014 at 3:41 AM

I had SIBO this past year. I took two courses of Rifaxamin, one month apart. The first was 400 mg three times/day, the second was 550 mg three times/day. I combined this with biofilm disruptors, then after the Rifaxamin, slowed eased off the... (more)

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by 0 · 39 minutes ago

I am about to try an elemental diet to treat severe SIBO, leaky gut and slow-transit constipation. It will consist of: ~125g Hydrolyzed whey protein (a product called Dymatize ISO-100) ~25g Hydrolyzed collagen ~100-150g Dextrose... (more)

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pone 0 · May 04, 2014 at 6:53 PM

Alex0, so the interesting thing is your heart rhythm issues, particularly after going very low carb. The four main electrolytes play the critical role in each heartbeat. Calcium starts the closing process of each heartbeat, and sodium... (more)

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by 0 · 40 minutes ago

For anyone who has suffered digestive issues, especially concerned symptoms that lead to me wonder if SIBO is the culprit, how did you handle this with your doctor? For the record: I'm only guessing at SIBO, I'm aware it could be a handful of... (more)

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tnajamie 0 · April 20, 2014 at 3:49 PM

You might have to go private .. it isn't too expensive! I have a place near me here in the UK that can test for SIBO, candida etc .. most tests are about £80- £100 which is worth it so that you have a better idea of what you are trying to fix. (more)

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by 0 · 40 minutes ago

Hello my beautiful people!!! Love you all...thank you in advance for the insight...guidance and suggestions. Im one of those special people that are just beyond sensitive to everything...My high performance vehicle runs of the highest premium... (more)

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by 0 · 42 minutes ago

Every article I read about SIBO claims that can take "YEARS" to cure SIBO just within dietary means of action. I don't understand this claim. Suppose you do a ketogenic diet(Which I practice until I feel my body needs carbs again) Wouldn't that... (more)

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Humatarian 0 · February 09, 2014 at 2:45 AM

Does anyone really know what is going on with SIBO? All this gut bacteria stuff and it's relationship with health is in its infancy now and seems to be the next big thing what with all this Resistive starch stuff everyone seems to be... (more)

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by 5 · 42 minutes ago

I've seen a couple posts about how mastic gum can irritate sibo... but it's supposed to be antimicrobial so why would it be bad? I'm planning on taking it with interfase plus.

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by 0 · 43 minutes ago

I have a number of things wrong IBS and SIBO mainly I have tried everything, this is my last resort

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Beth_15 0 · December 11, 2013 at 7:16 PM

check out peppermint oil--it helped me. One caution: it apparently increases energy levels, so I spent one rather restless night after putting it in one too many cups of water that day.

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by 0 · 43 minutes ago

In the SIBO diet people are only allowed to have fruits in moderation and generally fructose is considered bad for the gut. However in the elemental version honey is listed as the carbohydrate source. If you use honey as your carb component... (more)

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by 1816 · 44 minutes ago

I've been officially diagnosed through hydrogen breath testing with lactulose.... with Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth. (Side note: the GI doctors at UW Digestive Disease Center in Seattle are amazing.) My numbers were "quite impressive"... (more)

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lindserlu 0 · October 11, 2014 at 6:00 AM

If you don't mind me asking, what were your scores? I believe anything over 25+ for SIBO hydrogen breath test is considered positive? 

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by 0 · 44 minutes ago

Hi, I had an abdominal ultrasound done which came back almost normal, but it showed an intrahepatic bile duct dilatation. I have an older ultrasound from 2 years before which shows the same thing. Could this be due to an infection from... (more)

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TheGastronomer 0 · November 15, 2013 at 5:33 PM

Possible causes: 1. Do you or your family have a history of gallstones? 2. Have you recently embarked on a low fat diet, a very low calorie diet, or a fasting regimen? 3. Have you lost a lot of weight recently? 4. Do you get strong... (more)

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by 120 · about 1 hour ago

Developed some kind of pathogenic infection in the gut. Alternating between constipation and diahhrea. No foods are staying down and everything comes out of me immediately. Bone Broth hasn't seemed to do the trick either. Fermented foods make it... (more)

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Renee_2 0 · August 31, 2013 at 3:58 PM

2-3 weeks suggests to me that you haven't yet done the rounds with your GP or gastroenterologist yet. I would first see them, they can run basic tests. If that doesn't show anything, a naturopath or other specialist could order more... (more)

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by 43 · about 1 hour ago

Fellow cavepeople, I am a 27-year-old, 112-lb, 5'9" tall dude who switched to a paleo diet approximately 4.5 weeks ago to gain weight and balance out my dysbiotic gut (Genova stool tests showed 0's for lactobacillus aciophilus and Bifidus, and... (more)

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Happy_Now 0 · August 31, 2013 at 8:59 AM

Salmonella, which could be a distinct possibility with uncooked normal supply eggies doesn't equal just mild food poisoning, that can be kind of a big deal. Before anything else, I'd get that checked out. Water kefir effs me up bad, real bad. ... (more)

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by 88 · about 1 hour ago

Hey there, so I've just got a comprehensive digestive analysis done, and today my results came back. All of my blood lipids, and all of my absorption is A-ok, my SCFA and immunology AND my parasite-ology is ALSO fine, so the ONLY thing that... (more)

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VB 0 · August 15, 2013 at 10:10 PM

Gosh, great question - I wish I knew the right answer! Honestly, I think bad bacteria should be killed off first, but I would not do it with antibiotics. There are so many other things to try, for example, bacteriophage. I myself took some... (more)

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by 247 · about 1 hour ago

Hey! With my very bad IBS-D, I really don't know what to eat and it seems like I'm reacting to everything, so I wanted to water-fast for a day and then eat something for 2-3 days, see if this works, then add something new. I thought starting with... (more)

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SlimIcy 0 · July 18, 2013 at 8:13 PM

There are people who do well on nothing but red mean on a permanent basis. Doing it for a few days won't have any negative impact on you.

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by 0 · about 1 hour ago

Hey guys. I went to the Doc. to get testet for possible candida / SIBO. I just got the test results back from my stool samples, with a message " If you continue to have trouble with Diarrhea - Contact me ".. I never had trouble with Diarrhea to... (more)

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RK 0 · June 01, 2013 at 11:26 AM

Unfortunately, even if you get tested for SIBO flat out, the test can be wrong. It is fairly well agreed upon that the only way to know if you really have SIBO is to eat the SIBO diet and see if it helps. Here is a great website and food... (more)

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by 20 · about 1 hour ago

Since last august I developed mild acid reflux and bloating overnight. I have taken multiple antibiotics right before that happened for sinus infections. To this day I still have bloating throughout the day. Im 131 pound male that is 5 ft 10. Im... (more)

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harnessedinslums 0 · May 26, 2013 at 5:51 AM

You sound almost as bad as me... I have similar problems and I survive (barely) by eating numerous small meals throughout the day, as varied as possible. I'd like to avoid grains and legumes but I just can't without starving to death, so I have a... (more)

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by 35 · about 1 hour ago

I have SIBO. I have not started the GAPS, SCD, or low FODMAPS diet yet (the FODMAP one was recommended by doc). I have been prescribed antibiotics to kill the SIBO, but I am wondering if I should WAIT to start the healing diet until AFTER the... (more)

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Lazza 0 · May 09, 2013 at 11:43 AM

Although your situation might be very different from mine I can only advise you based on what I went through. My IBS used to be horrendous. I also suffered from acid reflux. Oh, I was also diagnosed with H. pylori. So indeed by digestive tract... (more)

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by 15400 · about 1 hour ago

I have a question about sugar binge symptoms. I have noticed that sugar binges are especially hard on me. I am just coming out from my three-day sugar binge. It started very innocently - I had some honey. Then I had some raw goat milk. Then some... (more)

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jessica_11 0 · April 18, 2013 at 1:42 PM

you are pushing yourself into a state of metabolic distress which puts stress on all of your bodies functions. from your endocrine system, your liver, your respiration, every part of your body has to work in over drive to figure out what the hell... (more)

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by 15400 · about 1 hour ago

I no longer have SIBO but I still have some very weird food sensitivities and my gastritis have worsened due to a food slip-up. I am reacting to all foods except protein - if I eat protein only, I feel totally fine. But I cannot live on protein... (more)

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Dragonfly 0 · April 09, 2013 at 9:28 AM

Are you eating organ meats, seafood & cheese? They can really pick up the slack, micronutrient-wise. Kombucha? Raw goat milk kefir, if you can tolerate dairy. I have FODMAPS-intolerance, but I can eat spinach & potatoes with no problem. (more)

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by 77 · about 1 hour ago

I have been having major issues with mostly bloating and some pain in my intestines for a little while. My stools seem to be okay mostly, but sometimes a bit too hard. My problem started after switching back to a diet with more carbs after being... (more)

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VB 0 · March 26, 2013 at 1:23 AM

I recommend going to a SIBO specialist. Not just any regular doctor, but the one who is trained to deal with SIBO patients. You will be required to take a 3 hour SIBO test and then will probably put on antibiotics. Mild SIBO cases and food... (more)

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by 15400 · about 1 hour ago

I cannot have seaweed because it is not on SCD. However, I am thinking of having some cauliflower and it is a known goitrogen. So how do I balance out the goitrogenic properties of cauliflower without consuming seaweed? I was thinking clams,... (more)

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CD 0 · March 22, 2013 at 6:12 PM

If you don't want to eat seaweed you can eat things that eat seaweed. Cod and shrimp are also pretty good sources. There's iodine in eggs too, but you are going to have to eat a WHOLE lotta eggs. If you are really low, supplementing and/or... (more)

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