ProHealth fibromyalgia Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

One Gene, Many Disorders: Could One Gene Help Explain ME/CFS, FM, POTS, IBS, EDS, IBS and Others

The Cannabis Science Fibromyalgia Pain Patch: Fact or Fiction?

Brain Fog

Could Fibromyalgia Be A Low-Endorphin Disease?

Top 10 Benefits of Laughter for Fibromyalgia

The Difference Between Fibromyalgia Tender Points and Myofascial Trigger Points

SURVEY: Cognitive Impairment II

Chronic Christmas: Surviving the Holidays with a Chronic Illness

Top 3 Nutrients to Detox the Liver and Soothe Digestion

Beginning Again: Living with the Ups and Downs of Life with Chronic Illness

 
Print Page
Email Article

Patterns of food avoidance in chronic fatigue syndrome: Is there a case for dietary recommendations? – Source: Nutricion Hospitalaria, Apr 2012

  [ 30 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By J Trabal, et al. • www.ProHealth.com • June 27, 2012


Objectives: To assess the dietary habits and food avoidance-behavior in patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).

Methods: Cross-sectional pilot study with 28 patients diagnosed with severe CFS. Eating habits were assessed with a food frequency questionnaire and 3-day food records. We analyzed variables related to dietary restrictions induced by symptoms or external information.

Results:

• The most prevalent restrictions were for dairy products and gluten-containing grains, with 22 and 15 restricting patients, respectively.

• Patients reported different digestive symptoms, which did not improve with the use of exclusion diets.

• 13 patients had received information against the intake of certain foods through different sources.

• 6 cases of grains restriction and 11 of dairy were compatible with a counseling-induced pattern of exclusion.

Conclusions:

There is not a homogeneous pattern of food avoidance.

Dietary restrictions should be based on a proven food allergy or intolerance.

Dietary counseling should be based on sound nutritional knowledge.

Source: Nutricion Hospitalaria, Apr 2012;27(2):659-62. PMID: 22732998, by Trabal J, Leyes P, Fernández-Solá J, Forga M, Fernández-Huerta J. Servei d´Endocrinología i Nutricio, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain.





Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® B-12 Extreme™ FibroSleep™


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Natural Pain Relief Supplements

Featured Products

Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
Fibro Freedom™ Fibro Freedom™
Soothes, Strengthens & Revitalizes
B-12 Extreme™ B-12 Extreme™
The Most Potent Vitamin B-12 on Earth
Hydroxocobalamin Extreme™ Hydroxocobalamin Extreme™
The B-12 Your Brain Needs for Detox & Sharpness

Natural Remedies

Block food Cravings At Their Molecular Root Block food Cravings At Their Molecular Root
Carry a Massage Therapist in Your Pocket Carry a Massage Therapist in Your Pocket
Mitochondria-Booster NIAGEN® Shows Promise in First Human Clinical Trial Mitochondria-Booster NIAGEN® Shows Promise in First Human Clinical Trial
The Crucial Role CoQ10 Plays in Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS The Crucial Role CoQ10 Plays in Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS
Prepare Yourself for Cold & Flu Season Prepare Yourself for Cold & Flu Season

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2016 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map