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Malabsorption

Malabsorption

(Science: gastroenterology) Impaired intestinal absorption of nutrients.


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Stomach bloating and weight gain

Common causes of bloating related to foods include eating a lot of foods high in fiber, irritable bowel syndrome, lactose intolerance, fructose malabsorption and intestinal parasites.

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by boron
Sat Sep 06, 2014 2:06 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... Low Fodmap Diet by Sue Shepherd (New news for IBS.....this too may help inspire new ideas for you, even if you don't have IBS) - What is Fructose Malabsorption Disorder? http://avthompson.wordpress.com/what-is-fructose-malabsorption-disorder/ - Fructose Malabsorption Disorder http://sites.google.com/site/fructmal/ ...

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by CheeMiss
Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:30 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Sugar Allergy

... of comments in this thread suggest that isn't possible - specific types/sources of sugar yes, but not sugar in general. I've read about fructose malabsorption but that doesn't seem to match up as an explanation either. Sweet vegetables - carrots, yams, corn - are fine, but sweet fruit and all ...

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by sheelagh
Sun May 16, 2010 6:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 268696

Re: Vitamin b12 and D deficiency, remedies?

Thank you for the responses, they are doing all they can as far as supplements and getting in the sun for Vitamin D. Supposedly a malabsorption problem has not in fact been ruled out, what kind of tests should be done to normally find out if it is a problem specifically with absorption? ...

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by HHIX
Sat May 15, 2010 4:47 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vitamin b12 and D deficiency, remedies?
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Views: 11536

Re: Vitamin b12 and D deficiency, remedies?

... and vitamin D deficiencies and iron/ferritin deficiencies as well. Also tested and found lower than normal bone density. Doctors should rule out a malabsorption problem. Look at information about celiac disease which is often underdiagnosed. Good Luck.

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by lrcjvl
Fri May 14, 2010 3:31 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vitamin b12 and D deficiency, remedies?
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