Food Allergies

Questions + Answers

Don't see your question? ask question
All Questions Most Answered Most Useful Needs Answers Resources:
View:

what is your view on the new peter rabbit film?

have you seen it?

posted 11 days ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User

Sorry did not see it. I wait till I can get them on redbox.

posted about 16 hours ago

Is there a way to search for others with Celiac Disease?

tags: Celiac Disease

posted 11 days ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (2)

Hi @A MyFoodAllergyTeam User Navigate to meet others and select, "celiac disease".

I work for MyFoodAllergyTeam support. If you have any additional… read more

posted 1 day ago

Does anyone notice a connection to high levels of stress and an allergic reaction?

Bit of a two part question here: has anyone noticed a connection to high level stress and an allergic reaction?

And if you have what changes, solutions or remedies - did you apply?

posted 17 days ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (7)

being stressed can make a person more prone to allergic reactions cause things that are just sensitivities can become more so when you are feeling… read more

posted 17 days ago

I need more information on what a corn gluten allergy means. Anyone else have this diagnosis?

tags: corn gluten

posted 19 days ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (3)

I think I have the same thing. I’m Dutch so it has a different name but after googling it I think we have the same thing. For me it means I can eat corn… read more

posted 13 days ago

Does anyone else have pain in their calves when ingesting gluten?

Hi guys! Ive recently started having deep pain in my calves that are not exercise induced that also leaves mythe calves feeling numb. Iv read on other forums and blogs that this could be because I ingest gluten or gluten containing products. I cant seem to find scientific research on this if anyone has some info on this please shout!
Thank you! :-)

tags: Gluten pain gluten sensitivity painful calves

posted 23 days ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User

virtigo

I am not sure if virtigo is related to food allergies anyone know? I don't suffer everyday and some days are worse than other days. Some days are so bad that I can't get out of bed. Have to hold onto everything or else I bash into everything and fall all over the place. I am permanently bruised. People ask questions like "are you being abused"

posted about 1 month ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (2)

If your food allergies are causing Diarrhea then the Diarrhea can cause the ion imbalances that could cause Vertigo. It would have to be chronic… read more

posted 27 days ago

Elimination Diet

Has any body got a food elimination diet. When I was first diagnosed I was put on a diet to eliminate most foods and only eat certain non allergic foods. New food were then added so I could identify my triggers.

I am now at the stage where I have eliminated all the triggers however I think I may have "new triggers" which are causing my asthma to flare.

Looking for a basic diet I can start so I can start the process again. There are just to many tests to go through to try and find the cause. Was… read more

posted about 1 month ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User

I have Celiac disease. I’m not sure it is classified as an “allergy” or not.

posted about 1 month ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (2)

What they said is absolutely correct! However... try explaining that to a "muggle" or someone who doesn't have the disease like we do and they are as… read more

posted 23 days ago

More Resources On This Topic:

FAACT (Food Allergy Anaphylaxis Connection Team)

Celiac Disease is an autoimmune gastrointestinal disorder. It does not involve IgE, which means that this is not considered a food allergy. Read more: read more

posted about 1 month ago

anyone watched Rotten episode 2 on Netflicks on allergies?

What is your view on it? I wasn't too impressed as it seemed to only highlight peanut, and as milk is most common allergy didn't understand why it wasn't mentioned .
also the myth that reactions get worse over time with each reaction was a shame.

I liked the segment on the indian restaurant owner who got 6 yrs in jail for a peanut allergy death.

If you haven't seen it have a watch and let me know what you think.

posted about 2 months ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User

not been watching it im afraid will try and look it up

posted 28 days ago

How to make a decent Food Diary

In another question thread, several people have mentioned that at points they have made Food Diaries to help them figure out allergies and symptoms. I would like everyone to share here their strategies in making a good Food Diary so we can help the newly diagnosed or those who have recently developed a new food allergy to join their regular food allergies.

I have another health problem (Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis) that is also affected by food, so I just used the same kind of… read more

tags: #fooddiary #helpothers

posted about 2 months ago by A MyFoodAllergyTeam User
view all answers (2)

The hard part is including ALL ingredients. So if you eat a packaged food, remember to write down all 20 plus ingredients. That trained me fast to look… read more

posted about 1 month ago
MyFoodAllergyTeam is a free social network that makes it easy to find others like you and gain insights from others living with food allergies.
Sign up Log in