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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Food Elimination Trial (Overview)

Gastroesophageal reflux may be caused or worsened by certain foods in some children. Often food elimination trials are the most practical way to sort this out. Remove milk/beef products and soy from breastfeeding mom's diet.


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I am on an allergy trial and i can't eat wheat dairy processed or canned foods as well as citrus and deli meats etc ! what can I eat and drink ?

I am on an allergy trial and i can't eat wheat dairy processed or canned foods as well as citrus and deli meats etc ! what can I eat and drink ?

Fresh fruits: That aren't citrus and fresh veggies which are abundant, rice, sweet potato, potstto, coconut or almond milk or silk milk, fresh or frozen chicken, fish, shrimp, lobster, meat. Hamburger meaty, cheese. You really have a lot to chose from, just not much fast foods. ...Read more

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
8 doctors shared insights

Food Elimination Trial (Overview)

Gastroesophageal reflux may be caused or worsened by certain foods in some children. Often food elimination trials are the most practical way to sort this out. Remove milk/beef products and soy from breastfeeding mom's diet.


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Nuts/trial mix is my main snack to replace junk snack.Would 100gm nuts/day(600+ cal) cause weight gain assuming my other foods are reasonably healthy?

Nuts/trial mix is my main snack to replace junk snack.Would 100gm nuts/day(600+ cal) cause weight gain assuming my other foods are reasonably healthy?

Caloric Intake: Whether you gain weight will depend on your overall caloric intake and how many calories you burn. There isn't enough info here to predict. Take care. ...Read more

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Treating Food Poisoning (Checklist)

Go to ER/call Poison Control Center for antidote for serious cases
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If you're vomiting nonstop, go to the ER
Once
If you have diarrhea, eat something to stop water loss
Once
If you have excess dehydration, go to the ER for IV fluids
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Can food elimination diets take longer than 3 weeks to uncover the problem? On one now with minimal improvements.

Can food elimination diets take longer than 3 weeks to uncover the problem?   On one now with minimal improvements.

Depends on Condition: Depends on the condition you are attempting to treat. For diseases like eosinophilic esophagitis a typical elimination diet is followed for 6-8 weeks. For celiac disease when instituting a gluten-free diet most patients notice clinical improvement within 2 weeks, however we usually evaluate progress after 4-6 weeks. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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What is a good elimination diet to follow to find food intolerances?

What is a good elimination diet to follow to find food intolerances?

Diets: Get down to a very basic diet of basically rice and water. Then add one new food every 2-3 days and observe how your body reacts to the addition. Do it with a nutritionist supervising if possible. ...Read more

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Eating an Organic Diet (Tip)

Eating an Organic Diet

It is healthier and sometimes more expensive than the regular store bought food. ...See more

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Can ibs come in phases? Like having it for weeks, then disapeering for weeks then back again. No triggers? No food trigger, been through elimination.

Can ibs come in phases? Like having it for weeks, then disapeering for weeks then back again. No triggers? No food trigger, been through elimination.

Yes. : Fluctuation in symptoms like of IBS SYMPTOMS is a characteristic of environmental illness. Lots of IBS HAS a cause. We treat lots of IBS. I teach my patients that when you treat the cause you can easily drop I from IBS and now you are left with...? Please visit us at www.ehacstl.com to learn more about treating the cause of illness or make an appointment contact thru healthtap.com/TIPUSULTANMD ...Read more

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What is the diet elimination test for food intolerance?

What is the diet elimination test for food intolerance?

See below: In food intolerance, an individual is intolerant to one or more specific types of food. This can cause symptoms such as diarrhea, bloating, abdominal pain, or malabsorption. Diet elimination means systematically eliminating specific foods from the diet to see if symptoms improve. After several trials with different foods, symptoms may improve indicating that food is the offending agent. ...Read more

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Dr. Randy Baker Dr. Baker
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Eating an Organic Diet (Tip)

Eating an Organic Diet

Organic foods have more phytonutrients, less pesticides, are free of gmo's and are tasty too! ...See more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more