How To Follow A Low FODMAP Diet On Holiday

How To Follow A Low FODMAP Diet On Holiday

Going On Holiday? Be Prepared, Relax and Enjoy! Vacations and holidays are times everyone looks forward to, even those who are on a low FODMAP diet. But these times can be challenging for us low FODMAP dieters, because traveling brings up the possibility of consuming the ‘wrong’ food and by consequence flaring up our IBS […]

#037 Dietitian Stephanie Clairmont Helps You To Manage Your IBS Beyond FODMAPs

#037 Dietitian Stephanie Clairmont Helps You To Manage Your IBS Beyond FODMAPs

Get feeling well and normal again with the Beyond FODMAPs Membership Club created by Canadian dietitian Stephanie Clairmont. In this episode, you’ll learn:  Stephanie’s IBS story and journey into the low FODMAP diet. Why it is so useful to see a dietitian who has personally experienced IBS and followed a low FODMAP diet themselves? Why the […]

#034 Dietitian Chloe Adams Explains Differences Between SIBO and IBS

#034 Dietitian Chloe Adams Explains Differences Between SIBO and IBS

Chloe Adams, a low FODMAP specialised dietitian from England, explains the relationship between SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth) and IBS symptoms. In this episode, you’ll learn: How did Chloe come across the low FODMAP diet? What exactly is SIBO and what is its link to IBS? Do SIBO and IBS have similar symptoms and does […]

Chocolate, Saint or Sinner for IBS Sufferers?

Chocolate, Saint or Sinner for IBS Sufferers?

When I’ve found out that I had IBS and I needed to follow a low FODMAPs diet, one of the first thing I researched was chocolate. I really couldn’t 🙁 give that up, or at least not without a fight. Searching the internet I found contradictory information, until when I finally downloaded the low FODMAPs […]

Low FODMAP Vegetarian Food

Low FODMAP Vegetarian Food

Are you a vegetarian and suffer from IBS? Has your doctor/dietitian suggested you to go on a low FODMAP diet? Do you feel confused on what food you can or cannot eat? Keep on reading then, as this low FODMAP vegetarian food article, may just give you the information you need. The low FODMAP diet […]

IBS Diet – The Elimination And Reintroduction Phases

IBS Diet – The Elimination And Reintroduction Phases

Low FODMAP Diet Phases An IBS diagnosis comes as both a relief and a discomfort for most people. Relief because the cause of all the distress and various digestive malfunctions is finally revealed; discomfort because it means that there may be a lot of dietary adjustments to be made and favourite food to be given […]

#018 Aghi And Elena Help Non-English Speaking IBS Sufferers

#018 Aghi And Elena Help Non-English Speaking IBS Sufferers

Meet Aghi and Elena two special ladies with a mission to help IBS sufferers in non-English speaking countries via their Facebook groups. We are very lucky to meet people like Aghi and Elena, who give their time to provide genuine help to people who seek relief for their IBS symptoms. With their great knowledge they are […]

#008 Julie O’Hara Helps IBS Sufferers With Coaching, Recipes and Free FODMAP Cleanse Challenge

#008 Julie O’Hara Helps IBS Sufferers With Coaching, Recipes and Free FODMAP Cleanse Challenge

Do you find yourself overwhelmed by the low FODMAP diet? Do you wonder what you can cook that will fit into your diet? Listen to this episode to learn how you can become more creative about cooking healthier food without triggering IBS symptoms. Our guest for this episode is Julie O’Hara, the blogger of the website […]

#005 Check Out How Exercise Can Benefit IBS Sufferers

#005 Check Out How Exercise Can Benefit IBS Sufferers

Nutritionist and fitness expert Delina Rahmate explains the importance of overall fitness for those who suffer from IBS. She lays out a sensible plan to ease IBS symptoms with a doable plan of action specifically tailored to utilise exercise and nutrition in tangent to help those who suffer from IBS. Delina specialises in nutritional supplementation, […]

#001 How Larah discovered she had IBS and started to follow a low FODMAP diet.

#001 How Larah discovered she had IBS and started to follow a low FODMAP diet.

Finally, the Low FODMAP Diet and IBS Podcast is now available online! Are you suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome and struggle to find a way to manage your symptoms? If your answer is yes, you are just like me, a few years ago. Now I control my horrible IBS symptoms mainly by following a low […]

Acupuncture And IBS

Acupuncture And IBS

Can Acupuncture Relieve IBS? From following this blog you will know already that it is possible to improve Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms by following a low FODMAP diet, but there are also non-diet related ways that can help to reduce the pain caused by IBS. I have previously wrote about how having some hypnotherapy sessions, performing regular exercise and […]

Milk Allergy vs Lactose Intolerance

Milk Allergy vs Lactose Intolerance

What are the differences between food allergy and food intolerance? In a previous post, I wrote about lactose intolerance and what it means for IBS sufferers. For this post I have researched the subject of milk allergy and its effects on people dealing with IBS and also investigated the difference between these two ailments. First of […]

Low FODMAP Diet On A Budget

Low FODMAP Diet On A Budget

The Health Food Aisle Trap Within the last decade, when the gluten-free craze hit the food industry, there arose with it the misconception that ‘gluten-free’ was synonymous with ‘healthy’. This idea lingers still, and it is shown in most of our major grocery stores; if you were to ask a store clerk where you would find a […]

Best Low FODMAP Diet Books

Best Low FODMAP Diet Books

Top Low FODMAP Diet Books Available On Amazon (revisited February 2017) When I was first diagnosed with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, my GP referred me to a dietitian, who was familiar with IBS symptoms and advised me to go on a FODMAP elimination diet. She also suggested to download the Low-FODMAP Monash University smartphone app, as a […]

Low FODMAP Christmas Dilemma

Low FODMAP Christmas Dilemma

The low FODMAP way around your Christmas meal Christmas festivities can be a real pain when you suffer from food allergies or intolerance. I’ve realised that last year, when I went to Italy to visit my family for Christmas. The majority of the food that my sisters prepared was unsuitable for me and it was […]

IBS In Children

IBS In Children

We know that Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is not exactly a disease; it is referred to as a functional disorder. This means that the bowel is not functioning as it should. This syndrome, can afflict people of all ages, unfortunately also children. What are the symptoms of IBS in children? Verifying IBS in children is […]

Eating Out Tips When Following An IBS Diet

Eating Out Tips When Following An IBS Diet

Eating Out At A Restaurant When You Suffer From IBS Can Be Challenging IBS sufferers often fear eating out at restaurants with friends and family, I know I did. The reason being, that we have to be on a very particular diet, which doesn’t allow us to enjoy eating out what we want and where we’d […]