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Low carb sweets that don't use chemical fake sweeteners

by blackpointyboots 5 years ago

Looking for ideas to make lower carb sweets, desserts, coffee flavoring syrup etc. Neither of us can tolerate fake sw...

hotoynoodle commented 5 days ago

Gluten free tortilla wraps

by marshaw 17 days ago

I'm looking for a soft gluten free tortilla to make wraps with and need some recommendations on brands and where to ...

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Dean Tudor commented 14 days ago

Low(No) Carb Dinner for Special Occassion

by NomadicFoodie 19 days ago

I need some help with ideas for a birthday dinner for a couple who has recently started a low (no) carb diet. I want ...

MidwesternerTT commented 15 days ago

Food Elimination/Substitutions

by brilynn79 2 months ago

I had some testing that revealed many intolerances and am going to start eliminating. I mostly rely on take out and p...

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Paris57 commented 23 days ago

What is the best diet for mental health?

by gladinga 1 month ago

All the diet buzz is about losing weight, I'm looking for a good diet that will keep me alert, mentally healthy and b...

gladinga commented 1 month ago

Dairy Free in Palo Alto Area

by Chicago711 1 month ago

We are traveling to the Palo Alto area next week. Our daughter has a severe dairy allergy. We are looking for good re...

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takuhead commented 1 month ago

My 12 year old daughter has decided to become a pescetarian

by Hmmmichelle 10 months ago

hi all, looking for some ideas for recipes Grace will eat white fish and prawns (not salmon unless it's in sushi, ala...

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jay28 commented 1 month ago

Substituting Gluten Free Ingredients

by bsobel226 1 month ago

I was diagnosed with Celiac disease (gluten intolerance) a few years ago. I have been quite good with my diet and fo...

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MikeG commented 1 month ago

I think I have a garlic intolerance, anyone else?

by zakappel 2 years ago

I'm 27, and my while life I've heard people talk about how beans give you gas. (Think the campfire scene in blazing s...

MissEElizabeth commented 2 months ago

Replace Sesame in Spice Mix

by Nadybl 2 months ago

My son is allergic to sesame. So you could say it's fairly simple, when I encounter sesame, tahini or sesame oil in ...

Ttrockwood commented 2 months ago

Diets for Gout

by johnsojj 5 years ago

I recently was diagnosed with gout. I am trying to use diet rather than drugs to help reduce the flares. I have cut o...

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Oboegal commented 2 months ago

Dialysis and Diabetic

by jacquelyncoffey 5 years ago

I, too, am happy to see this board, as my husband is a dialysis patient, and also diabetic. He loves good food, so I ...

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marymichele commented 2 months ago

Gluten Free able to eat wheat in Italy. Better wheat there?

by pdxgastro 3 years ago

Hi Special Diet Hounds! I have a friend (friend #1) who is Gluten free and Dairy free. She in turn has a friend (fri...

hotoynoodle commented 2 months ago

Diabetic, Low Potassium Diet suggestions

by Diane in Bexley 9 years ago

A member of our family, who has diabetes, has just been diagnosed with diabetic kidney disease and now also has to li...

mcf commented 2 months ago

Cooking for Cancer

by Libranflight 3 months ago

Does anyone have any recipe that has gone over well with cancer patients? I know chemo and medications change the ...

ChristinaMason commented 3 months ago

New allergy, need help with recipes (Benzoic Acid, Cinnamates, and Balsam of Peru)

by Rambutan2000 3 years ago

My wife was recently diagnosed with a number of food allergies. Not life-threatening, but the effects do seriously i...

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acrealewis commented 3 months ago

low carb breading for deep or pan frying?

by zackly 3 years ago

If you were going to make a breaded cutlet or a piece of fish to deep fry or pan fry what would you use in place of t...

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dshouse42 commented 3 months ago

How are sweets traditionally eaten in ayurvedic practice

by 99Jason 4 months ago

I don't eat sweets very often, but when I do I find it hard not to over-indulge (it's usually during an emotional low...

Midlife commented 4 months ago

Traveling in Italy with Limited Diet

by travelingtummy 6 months ago

Hey Everyone! I'm traveling through Italy this month and am hoping for some advice. I eat a super limited diet due to...

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travelingtummy commented 6 months ago

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