Dietitian Joan Breakey from Brisbane discusses artificial food colouring and allergies. Featured on Ockham’s Razor on ABC Radio National on Sunday 11 April 2010. Click here to download the recording or read the transcript.
Joan Breakey, a dietitian from Brisbane, asks the question why, after 35 years, the controversy about diet and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is still relevant today. Featured on Ockham’s Razor on ABC Radio National on Sunday 16 September 2012. Click here to download the recording or read the transcript.
A delicate matter. Frequent thrush infections happen often enough to be noted among symptoms food sensitive people have. An important part of this idea is that the thrush infection itself can produce the usual symptoms the person has, just as bacterial or viral infections do. It is upsetting to have to deal with the discomfort […]
Salicylates are necessary exclusions in diet investigation for suspected sensitivity. But issues related to all the natural food chemicals are complex. I have made a summary of key ideas in Chapter 3 in my book: Are You Food Sensitive? In this chapter I am going to do something difficult. I am going to summarise why […]
I am often asked what is the right diet for Candida infection? It is important to know that candida is a yeast but not the yeast we use in breadmaking. It is a completely different type of yeast that grows the little white stuff that can be seen where the infection is visible, such as […]
Comment from Ryan. S: I’m a nurse and have been having sort-of hypertensive crises for approximately one year. I became tremulous, nauseous and an erratic heartbeat although my pulse stayed relatively normal. Thank you for your insight into this issue. As I write now, I have just experienced another one of these episodes, though not […]
If you think your food chemical symptoms seem to be less well understood or accepted than they were in the past, you are probably right! Many health professionals feel that if food sensitivity has not been clearly proved by now it deserves to disappear into history. It should not disappear! These two conflicting ideas: that […]