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Forum: Allergies   06-20-2013, 04:44 PM
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Posted By omelette
Aiye!  Who knew avoiding corn was so crazy....

Aiye!  Who knew avoiding corn was so crazy. Fingers crossed we don't need to go to that level.
 
Another thing I forgot to mention was leaky gut.  When we were told he had allergic colitis we were...
Forum: Allergies   06-15-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By omelette
Thank you!  I wouldn't have known corn was...

Thank you!  I wouldn't have known corn was hidden in those products and those are things I use in our baking.  I will have to learn of all the foods corn hides in.
 
We're going to go to our...
Forum: Allergies   06-13-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By omelette
We haven't eliminated corn although the only...

We haven't eliminated corn although the only source of it I can think of is when we have popcorn.  Everything is homemade so we're not buying any baking, sauces, etc.  Although I will have to double...
Forum: Allergies   06-12-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By omelette
I'm not on this forum often but have beenon...

I'm not on this forum often but have beenon occasion in the last 3 yrs with questions about my little boys (3.5yrs old).  And I'm back because we are at our wits end on where to go and what to do...
Forum: Allergies   01-21-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By omelette
My son has a very similar sounding cough.  It...

My son has a very similar sounding cough.  It started between 1-2yrs old - a dry, hacking cough that wouldn't go away and was much worse at night.  We went to a naturopath and had him tested for...
Forum: Allergies   10-01-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By omelette
Thanks for your input. I've done food journals...

Thanks for your input.
I've done food journals for him in the past and have never figured it out but I am starting another one.  We're connected with a dietician who is going to check it to see...
Forum: Allergies   09-29-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By omelette
I guess then maybe the leaky gut diagnosis makes...

I guess then maybe the leaky gut diagnosis makes sense because he seems to react to every new food we try with him.  We were with a naturopath earlier on and stopped going but it is something I'm...
Forum: Allergies   09-28-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By omelette
He cannot tolerate dairy, either cows or goat,...

He cannot tolerate dairy, either cows or goat,  this causes bloody stool, along with mucous and major discomfort.  Several other foods we've tried cause discomfort and mucous but he has no true...
Forum: Allergies   09-27-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By omelette
This is the diagnosis my son (he'll be 2yrs in...

This is the diagnosis my son (he'll be 2yrs in Oct) has received from the GI doctor.  He's been having issues with his tummy since birth and we are told he has allergic colitis which has to do with...
Forum: Allergies   07-29-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,411
Posted By omelette
Does anybody know if the SISU brand baby bifido...

Does anybody know if the SISU brand baby bifido probiotic is ok to use in a dairy intolerant babe?  It says on the label that it contains no dairy but I'm so hesitant to give it to him.  I've...
Forum: Allergies   05-14-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By omelette
My son does not tolerate strawberries.  Within...

My son does not tolerate strawberries.  Within 12 hours of eating them he is covered head to toe in hives.  He has a couple of other food sensitivities but strawberries are the only thing that gives...
Forum: Allergies   05-12-2011, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 542
Posted By omelette
Thank you! I was hoping we could do it through...

Thank you!
I was hoping we could do it through our doctor so that it would fall under our medical coverage.  
We see the GI specialist at the end of the month.  I will ask him.
Forum: Allergies   05-11-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By omelette
I'm just curious to know: How much time people...

I'm just curious to know:
How much time people have spent trying to figure out allergies and food sensitivities for themselves and their children.  
How much money have you invested in trying to...
Forum: Allergies   05-11-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 299
Posted By omelette
I'm interested in this b/c my son has big tummy...

I'm interested in this b/c my son has big tummy troubles also and this may be an option for him.
Is the coconut milk being referred to the same kind that you use for cooking, the one that comes in...
Forum: Allergies   05-09-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 542
Posted By omelette
This was suggested to me in a previous thread of...

This was suggested to me in a previous thread of mine and I'm wondering if it is a test ordered by our family dr or if it's through a naturopath or somewhere else.  I think it might give us some...
Forum: Allergies   05-07-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By omelette
We do hummus and rice crackers or cakes, or...

We do hummus and rice crackers or cakes, or other bean dips, hard boiled eggs, homebaking ranging from GF muffins, cookies, granola bars, power balls (pb or almond butter, with finely chopped dried...
Forum: Allergies   05-06-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,119
Posted By omelette
The creases are not eczema but they can be a...

The creases are not eczema but they can be a marker for allergies and are an indicator of atopic dermatitis - eczema.
My son has significant creases under his eye and has had them since always but...
Forum: Allergies   05-06-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By omelette
We've done a 5 day trial of no formula, we...

We've done a 5 day trial of no formula, we didn't replace it with anything, he's just been drinking water.  There's been no change in his discomfort, amount of tears and his sleep has actually been...
Forum: Allergies   05-03-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,119
Posted By omelette
I have heard this also.  I think they are called...

I have heard this also.  I think they are called dennie's lines.  My son has them and does have allergies (we just can't figure them out).  I'm curious to know if they are often specific to a...
Forum: Allergies   04-30-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By omelette
Another question.  Where do you find probiotics...

Another question.  Where do you find probiotics that do not contain dairy or soy?  I was at 2 health food stores today and neither of them carried anything appropriate for ds.
Forum: Allergies   04-29-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By omelette
I'm no longer nursing and he is drinking...

I'm no longer nursing and he is drinking Nutramigen formula now although I wonder sometimes if that could be the issue.  The best he ever was was when I was still nursing and we were both eating...
Forum: Allergies   04-28-2011, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By omelette
Thanks for your input. I feel so overwhelmed...

Thanks for your input.
I feel so overwhelmed and at the end of my rope with this that I don't know what to do next or who to go to for help.  We've been going to doctors since he was 1.5 months...
Forum: Allergies   04-26-2011, 06:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By omelette
My son has been diagnosed with allergic colitis,...

My son has been diagnosed with allergic colitis, he is 1.5yrs.  His diet is very limited, at this point all he eats is turkey, salmon, avocado, apple, peach, banana, zucchini and butternut squash....
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-18-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 873
Posted By omelette
My son is almost 5 and has had constipation...

My son is almost 5 and has had constipation issues since about 1yr.  I've tried so many different things.  A few natural things that worked for us were:
- aloe vera juice, I would ask at the health...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-18-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 970
Posted By omelette
My almost 5 yr old loves to be with me all the...

My almost 5 yr old loves to be with me all the time.  The only solution I've found is finding him activities that he can do at the kitchen table or counter while I'm in the kitchen - lego,...
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