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How Lamb and Pears can Help your Food Allergy

Lamb and pears may appear to be a strange combination, but the reason they are chosen as part of a food allergy diet is because they are rarely indicated in allergies and are therefore relatively safe foods for most people with a food allergy to eat.

Often the best way to treat a food allergy is to avoid the food that causes the allergy altogether so a period of exclusion gives your body a chance to tell you which foods are making you ill and whether you react to one food or many foods.

An exclusion diet consists of eliminating one or more foods completely from the diet for a given period of time and then reintroducing foods one at a time to check for adverse reactions.

If you are committed to the process your efforts will be rewarded with the food, or foods, that cause your problems and you can be free of the symptoms and distress a food allergy may cause.

The principle of the lamb and pears food allergies diet is that you only eat these two foods, lamb, pears and bottled or filtered water, for five to seven days. During the course of the food allergy diet you can begin reintroducing other foods one at a time and gauge whether they cause a food allergy reaction.

As the lamb and pears food allergy diet is so restrictive it gives a chance for your system to clear and reveal the hidden allergies which are causing illness or allergy symptoms.

Keep a food diary to track your progress and note down how you are feeling during the diet.

If your food allergy symptoms disappear during the diet you can try and reintroduce suspect foods to see if they cause you a reaction. Keep a note of how you feel before and after eating the different foods you reintroduce.

Any food that does cause a reaction needs to be kept out of your diet and placed on your “foods to avoid list”. If a food passes your test successfully you can place it on your “foods you can eat” list.

For best results take each step slowly; reintroduce foods slowly, perhaps one food per meal and if possible one food per day.

A variation of the lamb and pears food allergy diet allows you to eat turkey and peaches, or rabbit and raspberries.

Important note! A two food diet is very restrictive and should never be followed without close supervision or for an extended period of time. Severe exclusion diets can compromise your nutritional well-being so pregnant women, children, diabetics, epileptics, anyone with emotional disturbances or anyone with a serious illness should seek professional advice before embarking on any type of food allergy treatment or exclusion diet.

The Benefits Of Having a Vacuum Food Sealer

There are many ways that you can keep your food tasting great. You just have to know how to do it and one of those ways is by using a vacuum food sealer. What is a vacuum food sealer? How can it help me?

Vacuum food sealers are available to you from many different places. You may not know what they are, even though you really should. Vacuum sealers are small portable devices that pretty much suck out the air that may be in your food storage bag with your food. This helps your food in many different ways, but how?

If you find that you have a lot of problems with your food staying good, then you may decide that a vacuum food sealer is something that is right for you. These food sealers are great with helping you to keep your food good and edible longer than before you used a vacuum system. The system helps to keep the air that makes the food get old and not let you keep it as long, out of your food bag so that the food is good and lasts longer for you.

Another good reason to get a vacuum sealer, is to keep your frozen foods from getting frostbite. You may notice that the foods that you put into your freezer are getting covered in frost and it makes them hard to eat later on. Having a food vacuum system helps to stop this from happening to your food. You just hook it up to your included vacuum bags before you stick the food in the freezer and let the vacuum take out all the extra air and create a good closer that air will not be able to get into before you put it in the freezer.

There are many benefits to a vacuum food sealer if you are willing to look into it. You may find that you are saving money on your food bill because the food that you have stays good longer. You may also notice that your food tastes better than it did before you had the vacuum system. You can have great tasting food and have it longer than you thought you would be able to and you may find that you really can’t live without it and don’t know how you ever did before you had it in the first place.