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How To Use The Monash University FODMAP Diet App: A Step-By-Step Tutorial

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[Last updated 30th November, 2018] FODMAPs and the low FODMAP diet was discovered by researchers at Monash University. Monash have since released a FODMAPs phone app, which many now consider an essential resource. It contains the most comprehensive database of FODMAP-tested foods available (known as the Food Guide), as well as low FODMAP recipes, certified foods and other features. This article walks you through how to use the Food Guide in the Monash University FODMAP Diet app. We’ve also highlighted some buggy features you need to be aware of. Before You Start – Download The Monash App Unfortunately, we cannot display screen shots demonstrating how to use the Monash app due to copyright, so if you haven’t done so already, you will need to purchase download the app before continuing so you can follow along. You can purchase the app[Discover More…]

FODMAP Stacking Explained: Do Your Food Combinations Trigger Symptoms?

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[Last updated 30th November, 2018]

Have you been on a strict low FODMAP diet yet experienced minimal improvement in symptoms?

This is not an uncommon scenario, especially if your digestive system is super-sensitive.

It’s poossible that FODMAP stacking is the culprit.

This article runs through what FODMAP stacking is and how to ensure your meals don’t combine too many FODMAPs at once.

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Low FODMAP Diet: The D.I.Y Beginner’s Guide (Plus PDFs)

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[Last updated 22nd November, 2018]

Joe Leech dietitian and nutritionistDo you often experience digestive stress after eating certain foods?

Can the discomfort be so severe that it affects your day-to-day activities?

The link between foods and digestive disorders is well recognised, and there is a good chance that FODMAPs – small carbohydrates in certain foods – are the culprit.

As a food intolerance dietitian, I’ve seen how remarkable a low-FODMAP diet can be for people with chronic gastrointestinal symptoms… things like recurrent bloating, gas, cramps, diarrhea or constipation. This diet is one of the natural ways known to alleviate such chronic symptoms.

There’s also many new case studies suggesting it can help with several other chronic health conditions too.

If you’re keen to learn more, and maybe even try a low FODMAP diet for yourself, this 3,000 word beginner’s guide is a great place to start.[Discover More…]

How To Easily Explain FODMAPs To Your Friends and Family

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[Last updated 14th August, 2018]

Do you follow a low FODMAP diet?

If so, be prepared for the inevitable… You’ll have to explain yourself at some stage at a party or social event.

This can quickly become tedious and frustrating – even embarrassing – but it doesn’t have to be.

Use this simple explanation to avoid anymore awkward and confused looks from your friends and family.[Discover More…]