Ideal Protein Update I wanted to give you an update on how well the Ideal Protein plan is working. Currently we have 15 patients on the plan and collectively they have lost over 450 pounds of weight. This is weight that they did not want to carry.
Food allergy is an immune system reaction that occurs soon after eating a specific food. Even a small amount of the allergy-causing food can trigger signs and symptoms such as digestive problems, In some people, a food allergy can cause severe symptoms or even a life-threatening reaction known as anaphylaxis.
Food allergy affects an estimated 6 to 8 percent of children under age 3 and up to 3 percent of adults. Migraines have been known to be caused by food allergies. The allergies cave effect blood flow to the brain effective circulatory changes
It’s easy to confuse a food allergy with a much more common reaction known as food intolerance. While bothersome, food intolerance is a less serious condition that does not involve the immune system. Many researchers are looking into advanced technologies to determine causes of migraines and the foods patients should avoid. High on the list are wine, alcohol, cheese, preservatives, food coloring. Having a diet high in fresh vegatables and lean protiens is always a good start.