Suffering from abdominal pain, vomiting, lightheadedness or fainting? Be careful, you may be suffering from food sensitivity. Experts of the Treasure Coast have identified the most common symptoms for food allergies in Sebastian. These are: tingling or itching in the mouth; hives; itching or eczema; swelling of the lips, face, tongue, throat or other parts of the body; wheezing; nasal congestion; trouble breathing; abdominal pain; diarrhea; nausea or vomiting; dizziness; lightheadedness, and fainting.
Food allergies result when foods and their protein components are not completely digested. When these components are absorbed by your body, your immune system doesn’t recognize them as nutritional and beneficial. As a result, your body responds defensively by producing antibodies and starting a cascade of reactions which can affect several tissues and organs. Food allergies are one of the most common ailments in Sebastian.
The Institute of Health & Wellness tests for and treats food allergies in Sebastian. How do we diagnose this problem? We perform a medically-validated test which consists on a comprehensive blood analysis to determine to which foods you are sensitive. All that’s needed is a small blood sample and within 72 hours you should receive your results. After reviewing them, our physician will be able to determine your food allergies and provide an individualized diet.