Food Sensitivity Testing - Intolerance Testing • Oakville

Sep 6, 2021
Naturopathic Medicine

The Importance of Food Sensitivity Testing

Are you experiencing digestive issues, fatigue, skin problems, or other unexplained symptoms? Food intolerances could be the underlying cause of your discomfort. At Rochester Holistic Center in Oakville, we understand the impact that food sensitivities can have on your daily life. Our dedicated team of experts specializes in food sensitivity testing and intolerance testing to help you identify and address these sensitivities, leading to improved overall health and well-being.

Understanding Food Intolerances

Food intolerances occur when your body has difficulty digesting certain foods or substances present in food. Unlike food allergies, which trigger an immediate immune response, food intolerances lead to delayed reactions, making them harder to identify. The symptoms can often be subtle and appear hours or even days after consuming the offending food.

Common symptoms of food intolerances include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Bloating and gas
  • Constipation or diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Migraines or headaches
  • Skin issues such as eczema or acne
  • Joint pain

Without proper diagnosis and management, these symptoms can significantly affect your quality of life. That's why our team at Rochester Holistic Center offers comprehensive food sensitivity testing and intolerance testing services to help you regain control of your health.

Comprehensive Food Sensitivity Testing at Rochester Holistic Center

When you visit Rochester Holistic Center for food sensitivity testing, you can expect a thorough and personalized approach to identify your specific intolerances. Our highly experienced healthcare professionals will take the time to understand your symptoms, medical history, and dietary habits to tailor the testing process to your unique needs.

We utilize advanced diagnostic techniques, including:

  1. IgG antibody testing: This blood test measures your immune system's response to specific food antigens, helping identify potential food intolerances.
  2. Elimination diet: In some cases, we may recommend an elimination diet to identify food triggers by eliminating certain foods and reintroducing them one at a time to monitor your body's response.
  3. Comprehensive stool analysis: By analyzing the composition of your stool, we can uncover any imbalances or infections that may be contributing to your symptoms.

Addressing Food Intolerances for Optimal Health

Once your food sensitivities are identified through testing, our team at Rochester Holistic Center will work closely with you to develop a personalized treatment plan. We believe in addressing the root cause of your food intolerances rather than simply managing the symptoms.

Your treatment plan may include:

  • Dietary modifications: We will provide guidance on eliminating trigger foods from your diet and incorporating nourishing alternatives to support optimal health.
  • Supplementation: Depending on your specific needs, we may recommend supplements to address nutrient deficiencies and support your body's healing process.
  • Lifestyle changes: Stress management techniques, regular exercise, and proper sleep hygiene may also be incorporated into your treatment plan to promote overall well-being.

Contact Rochester Holistic Center for Food Sensitivity Testing

If you suspect that food intolerances may be impacting your health, don't wait to seek professional help. Rochester Holistic Center in Oakville is here to support you on your journey to improved wellness. Our food sensitivity testing and intolerance testing services can provide you with the insights you need to make informed decisions about your diet and lifestyle.

Contact us today to schedule your testing appointment and take the first step towards optimal health and well-being.

Chris Senske
👍 I never realized how much food sensitivities could affect my health. Time to get tested!
Nov 8, 2023
Bh Cho
Interesting information, I should consider getting tested for food sensitivity.
Oct 6, 2023