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Sneeze Whenever I Eat Bread
It's a nerve reflex: Not necessarily an allergy. The trigeminal nerve has 3 branches - opthalmic, for the eyes. The maxillary branch, which helps regulate sneezes, ; the mandibular branch, which regulates the mouth. Some people have links between the branches. A common crossover is where bright light can trigger a sneeze. Less common is the chocolate one. I sympathize because it happens to me too! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Gluten sensitivity: It's quite possible that you have a sensitivity to gluten, a protein found in wheat & other grains. This can manifest as celiac disease. Your family doc can check for this by ordering a few blood tests such as anti-endomysium and anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies. Sometimes endoscopy w/biopsy or pill camera is used to make the diagnosis. Search online for gluten-free diet. Need to be strict. ...Read more
Allergic reaction: Very likely and unfortunately. Have you tried taking over-the-counter antihistamines to reduce your symptoms? You may need to see an allergist for confirmatory testing and desensitization treatment, if you can't resist having chocolate in your life. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Intolerance or more?: Gluten intolerance (about 10% of people) may cause bloating, diarrhea, nonspecific complaints. Celiac disease, among its many manifestations may result in diarrhea. In the latter, exposure of intestine to gluten causes inflammation of affected gut lining, with a decrease in absorptive surface of that gut, & resulting malabsorption of food--best & most enduring fix being to avoid eating gluten. ...Read more
I bloat everytime I eat anything, I bloat more when I drink milk or eat complex carbs. I'm also constipated.
ConstipationPrimary?: If intestinal emptying is inhibited, then swallowed air, liquids & solids have no place to go; consistent with reported bloating. Thus stay hydrated, stop intake of solids, resolve constipation, e.g. multiple dried prunes/day (mild) to full bottle citrate of magnesia over crushed ice, sipped intake over ~30 min. (usually effective within ~6 hrs). Prunes safe; best avoid CoM more than ~every 6 mos. ...Read more
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com TXPROBIOTICS/LEVSIN/BENTYL ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Allergy vs. spasm: It is possible you may have a weird allergic response to the walnut it is also possible that eating the walnut may cause spasm of your facial muscles and this in turn can lead to the sensation of "dizziness". Sometimes people with jaw issues will develop dizziness from eating things that are chewy or crunchy. ...Read more
Avoid pork: While you do not have an allergy, you may have a sensitivity to either some of the proteins or how it is prepared and i would avoid eating it. If you started noting headaches after eating raw or undercooked pork, you should know about cystercicosis, which can effect brain tissue as well.If you notice any changing neurologic signs, ask your primary to assess this very rare but possible disease. ...Read more
When I eat my stomach burns. I notice it happens more often when I eat potato chips, ketchup, onions, and tomatoes. Sometimes when I drink water it bu?
Heartburn?: Sounds like you may have heartburn aka reflux aka GERD. Most people get flares when they eat something that triggers it, and then can have symptoms for days or more whenever they eat or lie down. Try avoiding acid inducing foods, alcohol and smoking, and eating late at night. If symptoms continue you should get evaluated. For more info: http://stanford.io/2ezd9w9 ...Read more
Gluten intolerance: Gluten-sensitive enteropathy (celiac disease) is much less common than gluten intolerance. Like lactose intolerance, caffeine intolerance, sorbitol intolerance (with regard to needing to restrict each respective substance), people who are gluten intolerant do better to avoid gluten-containing foods. Only about 10% of the population are gluten intolerant. Can add gluten back to diet slowly & assess ...Read more
Fucose+ bacteria: Beans basic make up includes a sugar called fucose which humans don't digest. The background bacteria in your gut will digest it & convert it to gas in the process. The same process occurs to people who are lactose intolerant, as the bacteria convert that sugar to gas & cause bloating & cramps. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nightshades: In some people, foods from the nightshade family (eggplant, tomatoes, potatoes [not yams or sweet potatoes, which come from other plant families], etc) are pro-inflammatory. They contain components which can irritate your digestive system, producing diarrhea. Also this can contribute to the junctions between cells lining your GI system becoming "leaky" and leading to additional problems. ...Read more
Lactose intolerance: Inability to digest lactose- a disaccharide present in milk due to deficiency of lactase. Lactose intolerance is common in Blacks- 75-80 percent. Lactic milk can be tried. Can use fermented dairy products like yogurt & butter milk. Lactase supplements are commercially available. ...Read more
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