Tag Archive for food allergies

Too bad people aren’t allergic to getting medical advice from the Internet

Allergy specialists are annoyed with the internet misinformation about gluten, hypoallergenic dogs, mold and food allergies. They want you to go to an EXPERT with regards to allergies, not look for answers from unreliable, fear mongering sources. Allergy myths busted: Guess what you didn’t know about gluten? – TODAY.com. Two truths about allergies that may…

The gluten overreaction

This seems more complicated than “I’m allergic to wheat products”. Doctors Say Changes In Wheat Do Not Explain Rise Of Celiac Disease : The Salt : NPR. Gluten-free diets are all the rage, now a best-selling book is helping raise the interest. A cardiologist has authored a book saying “Wheat is the most destructive thing…

Serious food reaction called FPIES

This is a seriously scary food allergy that is hard to pinpoint and hard to deal with. Weird Food Allergy Stresses Moms, Baffles Doctors – ABC News. Tyler Trovato loves his peanut butter and jelly sandwiches with a glass of milk, but if he diverges from that and only a handful of other foods, the…

‘It’s All Woo’ cookbook

Somehow, I’m doubtful these gluten-free, sugar-free, fun-free recipes are any “good”. ‘It’s All Good’? Actually, Gwyneth Paltrow’s new cookbook borders on quack science – Science-ish – Macleans.ca. Today marks the release of Gwyneth Paltrow’s new cookbook, It’s All Good. Already, this latest offering from the Oscar-winner has been lambasted south of the border for its…

Chiropractor claimed a blue light laser could cure food allergies

A very disturbing story about chiro(mal)practice: Chiropractors Offering Unproven Laser Treatment For Food Allergies An estimated six million American children have food allergies. Those who are highly allergic can get deathly ill if they eat the wrong thing. Some chiropractors claim they can cure allergies through the use of a laser. Zack Jones was game…