FOOD INTOLERANCE TEST_(FIT)
Dear ,are you suffering from symptoms such as :
- Weight control problems
- Mal absorption
- Water retentions
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Celiac disease
If YES , identifying the cause for these symptoms is very important .all these symptoms are immune response due to your immune system’s reaction against food substances that adversely affect it .
WHAT is the deference between the food intolerance and food allergy ?
Food allergy : a usually rapid and severe immunological reaction to a food involving increase in lgG antibody level
Food intolerance : a usually chronic , long _ term immunological reaction to a food involving in lgG antibody level
Less than 2% of the population suffers from food allergy : however , up to 45% of the population is estimated to suffer from the food indolence
WHAT is the food intolerance test ?
In normal circumstances, the antibodies combine with proteins in the food to form complexes , which are then eliminated by the immune system ,however , if the immune system is overwhelmed or over-worked , then complexes can accumulated in places such as joints or the digestive tract to produce symptoms of food intolerance .
Symptoms can appear up to three days after eating the offending or ‘reactive’ food and Can last for weeks , therefore, it can be very difficult to pin-point which foods could be causing the symptoms .
In the investigation of food intolerance , it can be helpful to assess the level of food antibodies in a blood specimen .
Now for the first time using the latest technology of the microarrays ,we are able to identify quantitatively more than 200 foods including dairies ,sea food ,fruits ,grains ,meats ,nuts ,vegetables ,herbs ,spices and others .
Based on the food print results ,your practitioner can :
- Describe the foods responsible for your symptoms
- Determine your individual cut-off level for the foods you should avoid and the others on the borderline .
Adviser the best dietary to prevent the onset of the symptoms or to reduce