Food Sensitivity and Reaction
A common misconception that I noticed a lot of people have is that Food Sensitivities only cause GI symptoms like bloating and loose stools. Many people believe they don’t have issues with any foods because their Gut feels fine.
Elimination for a period of time is necessary for the inflammation to calm, followed by reintroduction. This is one of the more common tools we use to help address chronic inflammation and disease). can affect one individual completely differently from the way it affects another. One person may develop bloating and brain fog while the other develops migraines and sinus congestion.
Common Reactions During Food Challenges
- Headache, sugar cravings
- Rashes, eczema
- Muscle and/or joint aches
- Digestive complaints
- Sinus congestion
- Mood swings, irritability, concentration problems
- Fatigue, insomnia, hyperactivity, rapid pulse
Elimination for a period of time is necessary for the inflammation to calm, followed by reintroduction. This is one of the more common tools we use to help address chronic inflammation and disease.
We can help you identify the root causes of your symptoms and conditions. Food is a common and important one but there are many more that may not be as easy to identify and address. Functional Medicine is uniquely aligned to do just that. Our primary emphasis of treatment is on the root causes. Stop suffering and feeling bad all the time. It’s time to start enjoying life more and improving the quality and vitality of that life.