My Physician Guide to Food Allergies: Take Control of Your Life [NOOK Book]

My Physician Guide to Food Allergies: Take Control of Your Life

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Overview

A Physician Approved Guide Detailing How To:

Understand Food Allergies


-Learn exactly what food sensitivity is

-Understand how foods are normally broken down in the body and how allergens disrupt that process

-Symptoms of the most common food allergies – recognize the warning signs before an attack

-Learn why mast cells are so important to allergies

-Discover how certain medical conditions are linked to food sensitivity

-Celiac disease, autism and gluten allergy – a common link?

-There are only a handful of foods that cause 90% of all food allergies – learn what they are and how to avoid them

-Find out if your food allergy could really be an underlying immune system problem…

-Risk factors that predispose someone to developing an allergy


Healthy Living with Allergies


-Delicious food substitutes and alternatives to the major allergies – don’t sacrifice taste again!

-Learn how to read nutrition labels and decipher that complex scientific information

-Nutrition planning for adults and children – how to stock your fridge so it is allergen free

-Ways to eat out if you suffer from an allergy – some restaurants have secret menus or dishes you have to ask for

-Amazing recipes that are safe for people with food sensitivity

-Allergen safe grocery shopping – don’t be afraid about your purchases again

-Find out how an allergy emergency kit could save your life (and what to include in one)

-Educating your child’s school, day care or babysitter to make sure there are no complications


Treatment and Support Options


-Links to support groups for people with similar conditions

-How to find a medical allergist with a specialty in food sensitivity

-What to do if you suspect a food allergy

-Essential supplements and vitamins you need to make up for lost nutrients

-Alternative treatment options to help with the stress of a modified diet

-Find out how exercise can help improve your condition

-Training your mind to help your body – don’t let food allergies control you!

-Find out if immunotherapy is right for you

-The truth behind probiotics and what they actually do to your digestive system
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012262219
  • Publisher: R & J Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/4/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,300,271
  • File size: 94 KB

Meet the Author

This guide was created by a group of like minded medical doctors and experienced health care writers and editors who sole purpose is to take today's fast moving, complex and ever changing health information on diseases & conditions that you are interested in and putting it in a format that is easy to read and follow.
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