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Do you have to eliminate foods made with MSG?

wfindlay
  • By wfindlay · Posted 12:03 am
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 0 replies
  • My son is on the elimination diet and is avoiding soy. We noticed that Monosodium glutamate (MSG) was on the ingredients list for some brats we were buying. We looked at this website and It said MSG was ...

Hypereosiniphilic syndrome

Maggie32
  • By Maggie32 · New reply yesterday at 9:58 pm
  • Discussion in Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES) · 235 replies
  • Hello Everyone, This as been a long hard road. For three and a half years I've gone to countless Doctors and hospitals. Finally at National Jewish in Denver finally they Concluded that I have Hypereosiniphilic ...

Been A While

Audrey72
  • By Audrey72 · New reply yesterday at 8:25 pm
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • I have not posted an entry in a long time. I have been reading others' posts and praying for them. I have been somewhat successful on the 8 allergen elimination diet. Granted, it has not been easy as ...

The mess we call healthcare...

badjuju82
  • By badjuju82 · Posted yesterday at 8:18 pm
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • My child will have been without care from a allergist and gastroenterologist for two years...all because of what we call health insurance. What seemed to be a spark of hope called the Affordable care ...

PH probe test

kl24
  • By kl24 · New reply yesterday at 8:13 pm
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 3 replies
  • I am taking my 17 year old son for a 24 hr PH probe test on Monday - was told they insert a tube through the nostril to the stomach which measures acid reflux. Apparently this will help identify what ...

EoE Cause

Joshuaonenine
  • By Joshuaonenine · New reply yesterday at 4:30 pm
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 1 reply
  • I have been reading a lot of posts on this site but I was curious if anyone is trying to find out what triggered their EoE. I just here that they were newly diagnosed but was it that happened prior to ...

Does anyone else get a flare-up in conjunction with a cold or other illness

Lori_R
  • By Lori_R · Posted yesterday at 1:57 pm
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Gastritis (EG) · 0 replies
  • My son has been pretty healthy for about 6 months (for the most part), but came down with a sore throat last night and is now in a flare-up of stomach pain. Has anyone else found that they get severe ...

Eosinophil count after 12 weeks on elimination diet

ALMom
  • By ALMom · New reply yesterday at 10:02 am
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 3 replies
  • Just wondering what your experiences have been with eosinophil counts after having been on the top 6/8 elimination diet? How long did it take for counts to go down (or did they) after strictly eliminating ...

Finding a physician

5macs
  • By 5macs · New reply yesterday at 12:18 am
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 2 replies
  • After years of repeatedly being scoped for swallowing issues, I was finally given the diagnosis of EoE. I now need to find a physician that is knowledgable about this in adults. I'm in the east bay of ...

Adults with EoE

welch98
  • By welch98 · New reply April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 21 replies
  • Are there any other adults with EoE out there? I see alot about kids, but not many adults. I'm looking for adults to talk to, share with and vent about this damn condition ...

What kind of milk can you have

muri49
  • By muri49 · New reply April 17, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis (EGE) · 27 replies
  • My son is 4 and was recently diagnosed with Eosinophilic enteritis and colitis...He loves milk...What is the substitute... I was thinking of soy milk or almond milk but seems like a nono on the site ...

reintroducing a food from the 6 food elimination diet

kl24
  • By kl24 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 7 replies
  • My son is 17 - has been on the eliminiation diet for about 3 months - is beginning to reintroduce foods today - starting with eggs. My question is what are we to expect if this food is OK or not OK. We ...

EoE and Food Trials

EoEMama
  • By EoEMama · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 10 replies
  • Just a momentary vent as I process the information that my son has failed his third food trial in a row (wheat). He's also reacted to soy and egg. We still have dairy, tree nuts, peanuts and shellfish ...

Feedback and Input on Reseach for EoE

jfo
  • By jfo · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • EoE patients: In order to help shape future clinical trials for eosinophilic esophagitis, researchers need your input! Do you have a moment to help investigators better understand the questions that are ...

Looking for Feedback on reseach for EoE

jfo
  • By jfo · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 0 replies
  • EoE patients: In order to help shape future clinical trials for eosinophilic esophagitis, researchers need your input! Do you have a moment to help investigators better understand the questions that are ...

Dealing with Airborne EoE

dmck
  • By dmck · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 65 replies
  • Hi, my name is Daniel and I'm 24. I wanted to see if there are any other people on this forum that have EoE triggered by airborne environmental allergies. Let me start off with a history of my condition ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Budesinide slurry

Kalimoxo

DGL Plus - natural remedy for GERD?

possible
  • By possible · New reply April 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) · 3 replies
  • We are considering trying a natural route for managing GERD, if possible. My husband does not want to take a PPI for his entire life. As such, DGL Plus, Pure Encapsulations, was recommended. Has anyone ...

Recurrent, Iron Deficient Anemia

colette23
  • By colette23 · New reply April 12, 2014
  • Discussion in Eosinophilic Gastritis (EG) · 9 replies
  • My 15 year old daughter was just diagnosed this month after an upper and lower scope. She's never had abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting or any other GI symptom. Instead, what sent us to the specialist ...

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