A food allergy is a negative physical reaction that occurs after ingesting and in some cases inhaling particles of certain foods as well as coming into contact with those foods at times. A food allergy is an immune system response that recognizes the food as an invader. Some food allergy sufferers can have allergic responses […]
food intolerance symptoms in adults
Many of the ways a food allergy or food intolerance manifest in the body happen to be the same but there is a difference between a food allergy and a food intolerance. The difference is that a food allergy triggers a measurable immune system response while a food intolerance does not.
The gold standard food intolerance treatment is the elimination diet in which the food is no longer consumed in any form. There is no dietary intake of the food in whole or component form. For example: if one was intolerant to corn then corn would not be eaten as whole kernel corn, corn-on-the-cob, creamed corn, […]