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Leaky Gut ... or Cell Danger Response???

Discussion in 'The Gut: De Meirleir & Maes; H2S; Leaky Gut' started by drewmaster, Sep 22, 2017.

  1. drewmaster

    drewmaster

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    I've always had food-related issues with my ME/CFS ... after I eat, I get very tired and brain-fogged. But my results on "leaky gut" tests have been normal, which has baffled me.

    But now, I think I may understand why I (and some others) may have this food sensitivity issue ... Dr Naviaux's cell-danger response theory (I think) would suggest that the cells lining my GI tract are irritated by food, and this irritation causes the cell-danger response to kick in.

    Does this seem logical, or am I misunderstanding his theory?
     
  2. drob31

    drob31 Senior Member

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    What leaky gut test did you use?
     
  3. Learner1

    Learner1 Professional Patient

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    You may have food sensitivities. I found the Food Intolerance Bible by Anthony Hayne to be a great resource for gut issues.

    You could try an elimination diet or there are food allergy tests, none of which are perfect, but they may help.
     

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