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Been sick the last 5 years, thyroid removed 2.5 years ago, tired ever since. After two years of chasing doctors. May have fibro, while learning to live with that I figured out that if I ate pretzels I fell asleep. Then I started looking in to gluten sensitivity. Gluten free for a month and pms now last only days not weeks, I am awake for the first time in 2.5 years, My fibro is much better.I can camp and walk about 12 miles a week. I no longer feel like I am dieing.

ONe more mile.

Symptoms were(are):

Tired ( could sleep 12 hours a day)


bloated gut


Periods that would never seem to start, very painful

weight gain not related to amount I was eating

constipation and diarrhea ( a surprise every day!)

foggy brain

sleep problems


pre diabetic

high blood pressure.

I have always had some trouble with wheat but I think the surgery pushed me over the edge to where even a teaspoon of flour sets me off.

  1. I am glad you can see that you are not alone. You got a ton of responses. I am 5 foot 2 and weighed 187 when I diagnosed myself. the doctor disagreed with me cause I was fat. My 23 year old kid is the same way. We test negative for antibodies. But after the doctor lowered my blood pressure meds,...
  2. My doctor said those people are usually rail thin. But after watching my blood work get better in after three tests he told me to keep doing what I was doing. I have been tested I am gluten intolerant but to not have gluten antibodies. Cures the same either way. I am 5'2" and was 187 pounds when...
  3. Happy birthday and may God bless you today!

  4. did you ask your pharmacist? I also call the manufacture with the lot number.
  5. I use the cream Pro-gest and have had amazing results with it. I skip the two weeks of cramping and mood swings and my cycle has gone from starting at 27 to 38 days to starting at day 27 or 28. The site does not say if it is gluten free but I have not gotten a rash and place it in the same...
  6. Gluten free Event- May 16th The meetings/activities are held every month and are geared for both children and parents. Event is free of charge. Next Gathering Saturday, May 16 from 2 - 4 15...
  7. Our April meeting is canceled. The church got double booked.Please keep an eye out for next month. Gluten free support group Next Gathering Saturday, April 18 from 2 - 4 15 Woodside Avenue...