• Lectin Lowdown: Why You Should Stop Eating Plant Lectins (Or at Least Reduce Them)

    August 11, 2017lectinfreemama

    Just like the term “leaky gut,”¬†lectins were something I’d never heard of before several months ago. I’d heard of several other “bad” dietary things, most of which I had already tried giving up, to no avail. First I gave up dairy. That eased some symptoms. My heartburn and night sweats went away. Then I gave…

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  • 6 Things I’ve Learned About Leaky Gut

    July 4, 2017lectinfreemama

    Leaky gut is something I’d never heard of until I received the diagnosis several doctors down the line. I was used to hearing things like this: “Are you sure it’s not psycho-somatic?” – a well-meaning osteopathic doctor “Back in my day we use to call it OLD AGE. Now everybody’s got myalgia this and myalgia…

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  • The Beginning

    June 5, 2017lectinfreemama

    I’ve created this blog to document¬†my journey to better health, in hopes that it may someday help someone else on a similar journey, who is just as frustrated and confused as I am (was?). You see, I’ve seen no fewer than a dozen doctors over the past year who all tell me the same thing:…

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