Food Intolerance Testing Research and News
Keep up to date with the latest food intolerance testing research and news. News and Articles.
🚫 PRODUCT RECALL! 🚫
Snack company Graze has recalled a product it had labelled as suitable for vegans that actually contained milk.
The Food Standards Agency said the Sea Salt and Vinegar Veg Crunchers also posed a “health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk”. The affected batches have best before dates of 20 June, 28 June and 2 July 2019 … Beware! 🥛 Find more about the story here.
Free-from Food is becoming so expensive
A recent article has suggested that free-from food is becoming more expensive by the day. So, the question is now being asked as to why it is so expensive to eat if you are suffering from food intolerance or food allergy. A study from last year has shown that free-from foods cost on average 159% more than their ‘normal’ foods. See more here.
Morrisons launches vegan and gluten-free pizza!
People around the world are rejoicing at the fact that Morrisons has launched its very own vegan and gluten-free pizza range. Vegan diets are becoming more popular as people seek to live healthier and avoid foods which cause them food intolerance symptoms. To cater to the growing demand for plant-based food.
Birmingham takeaway with zero-star rating featured in Panorama food allergy expose
An undercover reporter for the Birmingham Mail visited a takeaway in Selly Oak to discover more about hygiene and food allergy. The takeaway allegedly handed over a burger which contained gluten to an undercover reporter, who had stated that she was allergic to the protein. It is so important that we take allergies seriously, and make sure that you do not suffer from any symptoms.
M&S vegan range ‘not suitable for milk or egg allergy sufferers’
Some of the products in Marks & Spencer’s vegan range may contain milk or eggs. This is not good news for sufferers of egg allergy or those suffering from a milk allergy, lactose intolerance or other types of food intolerance. Some of the 60-strong plant-based range – launched last week – is produced in factories which also handle products containing animal-derived allergens, including egg and milk. Find out more here.
Peanut allergy after lung transplant!
Wow! An article in the Daily Express has explained that a woman developed a peanut allergy after lung transplant from a man who also suffered from the same condition. Peanuts are one of the most common allergies or intolerances around the world, so it is important you make sure that you do not suffer from a peanut allergy or intolerance.
The surprising, gut-wrenching truth about gluten!
While a tiny number of people have coeliac disease, many others suffer from gluten-related digestive problems. The Guardian has revealed that some researchers believe mass-produced food is to blame for gluten intolerance and other digestive problems. See more here.
Another allergy scare!
“Real Housewives” star Bethenny Frankel urges airlines to stop serving fish after her latest allergy scare! Today have highlighted how difficult life can be with a severe fish allergy after the star explained that she was served fish despite having a fish allergy. It is so important that you identify your intolerances with an intolerance test.
7 common digestive problems you may have
Itchy skin is a sign of food allergy and intolerance
The Guardian has reported seven ways to manage itchy skin. You may be experiencing symptoms like itchy skin, a bloated stomach, or headaches if you have an allergy. The Paper reports that irritation of the skin can be caused by all sorts of things, but it is especially prevalent throughout the hot summer months. So when July comes back around, an intolerance test will come in handy as you can learn whether or not you have a food intolerance or non-food intolerance.
11 things that could be causing you to fall asleep during the day
There are many issues which often lead to daytime sleepiness, and whilst it is common that you may feel tired after a long day at work, you should make sure that your tiredness is not caused by something else. Tiredness, fatigue, headaches, and a bloated stomach are all symptoms of food intolerance. Bustle have listed 11 things that you should look out for to make sure you are not suffering from food intolerance.
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