It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Nutritional Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-02-2007, 02:18 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Berkley, Ma. ,USA
Posts: 1
nikirose HB User
Need some help with some symptoms

Hello ,
I thought that the Nutritional Disorder board would be the best place to start , so here goes

Since the age of 13 I have bee plaqued with symptoms of spaceyness, ( out of body feeling), weight gain, poor concentration, bloating. and IBS. Over the years I have seen numerous doctors about it and was told well I'm not sure it may be stress. I have done blood work, and seen a neurologist, but no answers to be found. The interesting thing is that not only do I suffer from this , but also my mother, sisters, and my son now complains of the same symptoms. It is becoming very difficult to perform my work duties without missing something or making foolish mistakes that could have been avoided if only I could focus.

Why try the Nutritional Disorder You may ask?

Well about 15 year ago we had a very hot summer and I recall being so warm that I didn't feel like eating at all. So I lived on just cold watermelon for one month . One morning I woke up feeling , focuses and completely clear minded. I felt just as I did before the spacey feeling took over. To this day I still question if I could possibly have a food sensitivity disorder. Can anyone help? Does anyone else have this problem??

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-02-2007, 10:58 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: emerald city
Posts: 1,311
rheanna HB Userrheanna HB User
Re: Need some help with some symptoms

Yes, you can be sensitive to certain foods. An elimination diet might help you narrow down which foods are causing your symptoms. This is where you go on a severely restricted diet for a week or two, eliminating the foods that people are most commonly allergic to, and then re-introduce them into your diet one at a time to see if your symptoms return.

*****, affiliated with HealthBoards, has an article on this:
[url]http://www.*****.com/allergies/allergies-elimination-diet[/url]

--Rheanna

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Please help me read parts of my MRI MJml Spinal Cord Disorders 44 06-21-2010 11:04 AM
Going to quit smoking need some help. Hoady Smoking Cessation 5 09-07-2008 08:45 AM
Severe HypoT??? Need help w/ symptoms! greenman101 Thyroid Disorders 15 10-29-2006 03:03 PM
I'm new here and I need some help... GinaMia Addiction & Recovery 75 10-29-2005 07:02 AM
Need help for husband mrsidon'tknow Family & Friends of the Mentally Ill 6 10-23-2005 05:20 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:08 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!