In today's episode I am chatting with Debra Thomas BSc RD.
Debra is a registered dietitian, a nutrition consultant and advanced practitioner. She has over 16 years’ experience of advising on a range of therapeutic diets. She’s based in Wales in the UK. Debra helps IBS sufferers to find the most effective treatment for their symptoms. She is certified by King’s College London to deliver tailor-made advice on the Low FODMAP Diet, as an effective treatment for IBS. Debra is also the founder of FODMAP Consultancy and a diet coach, and offers not only one-to-one sessions in consulting rooms in location across South Wales, but also consultancy sessions via Skype. In addition to treat digestive disorders, Debra is also an expert on the treatment of malnutrition and weight management.
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In today's episode you will meet my friend and business partner Clare Zivanovic. Clare is a nutritionist, naturopath and medical herbalist.
Clare and I will introduce you to the first FREE 21-Day Low FODMAP Smoothie Challenge, which we have created to help you making healthy low FODMAP food choices. Learn about the exciting challenges that are in store for the future as well!
In this episode Accredited Practising Dietitian Vivienne Pither explains that there could be a different possibility to help your digestive issues, if the low FODMAP does not help your symptoms completely.
Vivienne discusses how various symptoms, including IBS symptoms may be due to food chemicals and not only or not necessarily due to high FODMAPs.
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Check out this episode as we talk about how Colleen Francioli came upon the low FODMAP diet and her helpful tips on following this diet. Colleen also explains some of the best ways you can enjoy stress-free celebrations and events with a little planning ahead and some creative tips on how to prepare FODMAP friendly food in advance or to take along, just in case! Most importantly, don’t stress about celebrations and events -- listen to these tips from Colleen!
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Our guests for this episode are Foddies Cafe' owners Chrissy and Luke.
If you suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome and live in Australia, around Melbourne, you are in luck. Foddies Cafe' is a gluten-free, low FODMAP restaurant offering mouth watering dishes for all of us suffering from various food intolerance and allergies. The owners of Foddies Cafe' Chrissy and Luke are also working hard at providing tasty low FODMAP options to the rest of Australia and who knows...eventually the rest of the world.
Starting off with an online store, the popularity of their low FODMAP food products prompted Chrissy and Luke to start up a café where the public can physically go to enjoy intolerance-friendly dishes. Taking their commitment seriously, gluten cross-contamination is minimised by keeping dedicated food prep areas, appliances and utensils. Though their emphasis is on low FODMAP and gluten-free diets, they also cater to other dietary needs. They coined the name Foddie to help create a positive spin on digestive problems that are so often discussed in a negative light.
Having IBS symptoms shouldn’t prevent us from eating sensational food that is packed with nutrition and is also low in FODMAPs; in fact our guest for this week, Lisa Rothstein, who is also an IBS sufferer, creates tasty low FODMAP recipes that are enjoyable for the whole family, not just for those suffering from digestive issues.
Today’s guests are the creators of the FODMAP Friendly certification and the FODMAP Friendly app for smartphones.
In this episode the FODMAP Friendly team will talk about what they do and how they are able to help many IBS sufferers around the world. We'll also talk about various types of breath testing useful to identify Fructose, Sorbitol and Mannitol Malabsorption and Lactose and Sucrose Intolerance and Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO).
Do you find yourself overwhelmed by the low FODMAP diet? Do you wonder what you can cook that will fit into your diet? Listen to this episode with Julie O'Hara and learn how you can become more creative about cooking healthier low FODMAP food, that won't trigger your IBS symptoms.
On this episode you will also find out how to access Julie's free FODMAP cleanse challenge.
In this episode you will learn Alana's challenges due to her food allergies, celiac disease, and IBS and how she came across the low FODMAP diet. She will tell us how her passion for cooking started and the inspiration behind her delicious low FODMAP recipes, some of which will be shared on this podcast episode.
We will also talk about tips on travelling and eating out at restaurants when following a low FODMAP diet.
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Suffering from IBS and following a low FODMAP diet has it’s challenges, but for vegans and vegetarians, the challenges are even greater. With so little information out there, this episode provides tremendous resources from a pioneer in the field of low FODMAP diets for vegans and vegetarians, Sharon Rosenrauch, founder of “The FODMAP Friendly Vegan”.
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Nutritionist and fitness expert Delina Rahmate explains the importance of overall fitness for those who suffer from IBS. She lays out a sensible plan to ease IBS symptoms with a doable plan of action specifically tailored to utilise exercise and nutrition in tangent to help those who suffer from IBS.
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Why does fifteen percent of the population suffer from IBS and what role does stress play? Dr. Barbara Bolen, a psychologist, nutritionist and health coach offers some sound advice on how to ease IBS symptoms through behavioural changes. She explains the role of food in the healing process of IBS sufferers and why the low FODMAP diet is a great way to start eating healthier foods, without triggering IBS symptoms.
Are you a good candidate for a low FODMAP diet? In this episode, Larah interviews registered dietician Patsy Catsos as she explains what steps need to be taken to determine if a low FODMAP diet is right for you and discusses some of the risks of following a low FODMAP if not under the supervision of a qualified dietitian.
To read the show-notes for this episode, please visit: www.lowfodmapdiets.com/3
Take action against your Irritable Bowel Syndrome with a sensible low FODMAP diet. In this episode, accredited dietitian Joanna Baker shares her personal story of how following the low FODMAP diet became a game changer for her when she was diagnosed with IBS. By listening to this episode, you will understand what the low FODMAP diet is, the meaning of the acronym FODMAP, the science behind why and how following a low FODMAP diet helps ease or eliminates IBS symptoms as Joanna takes you through the process of how the body reacts to FODMAPs.
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Finally, the Low FODMAP Diet and IBS Podcast is now available online!
Are you suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome and struggle to find a way to manage your symptoms? If your answer is yes, you are just like me, a few years ago. Now I control my horrible IBS symptoms mainly by following a low FODMAP diet. In the Low FODMAP Diet and IBS Podcast, we will hear from IBS and low FODMAP Diet experts and also different stories from people who are suffering from IBS and have been following a Low FODMAP Diet to manage their IBS issues.
I am super excited about starting this podcast and I hope you will enjoy it too!
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