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people eating pizza and beer, both foods can trigger histamine intolerance

Histamine Intolerance: Symptoms, Diet & Treatment

Histamine IntoleranceAre Histamine Foods Causing Symptoms? By Amy Burkhart MD, RD Histamine intolerance symptoms are non-specific and may be due to many things. While the symptoms are general and the term “histamine intolerance” is new to many, research on the topic is exploding. The…

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What is pots syndrome. A woman with POTS after covid is laying on a couch with her feet up in the air

What Is POTS Syndrome? How Is It Connected To Covid?

What Is POTS Syndrome? And what is the connection to COVID? POTS ( Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome) is making headlines. It is being seen after Covid infections, even if Covid was mild or asymptomatic. But what is POTS Syndrome? Does it only occur after…

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A man looking unwell due to a new food intolerance after he has had gastroenteritis, a stomach infection. He is looking at a sandwich looking ill

A Common Stomach Problem Causes New Food Intolerances

Food intolerances are common. Over 20% of people have unwanted symptoms after eating.  Problems such as bloating, heartburn, cramping, or other digestive complaints are frequently labeled “ a sensitive stomach” or written off as normal. For people with IBS, these symptoms are typical, but…

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Low histamine diet, low histamine foods squash in a bowl

The Low Histamine Diet: What Is It And Does It Work?

The Low Histamine Diet What Foods Can You Eat? Does It Help? The low histamine diet is gaining attention. It is being used to treat problems such as rashes, headaches, bloating, or other symptoms occurring after eating foods containing histamine. Most recently it is…

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Osteopathic Medicine: What Is A D.O. ?

By Amy Burkhart MD, RD What Is Osteopathic Medicine? Is It Legitimate? And what Is a D.O.?   What is osteopathic medicine,? What is a DO? Are these types of doctors “legitimate” health care providers? Osteopathic medicine is a branch of modern medicine and…

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