SIBO, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, is often misdiagnosed as IBS. SIBO is small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. SIBO can cause chronic diarrhea and malabsorption, as well as unintentional weight loss, nutritional deficiencies, and osteoporosis.
This is also called "Leaky Gut." This happens when the integrity of the intestinal lining is compromised at tight junctions of the cells, similar to a leak in a filter. This allows mal-digested food and bacteria to enter the bloodstream and cause an immune response.
Is this treatable? Yes. Click here for lab tests.
Food sensitivities are delayed reactions to food, and not to be mistaken by a true food allergy which occurs immediately. The food sensitivity can cause skin issues, itchy throat, bloating, abdominal pain, fatigue, brain fog, insomnia, and more.
Is this treatable? Yes.