Thyroid Trigger Foods

Trigger Foods

OK, ready to take a new look at what might be taking your sexy, active, sweet body down the road of cravings, extra weight, and mood swings like you haven’t experienced since you were an acne-faced, awe struck Beatles fan? Let’s get ready to make some pantry conversions. Take a few days and embark on a “search and destroy” mission for everything that no longer serves you. The following is a list of foods that often trigger allergies, autoimmune issues, and tear up your little gut. (Even if you don’t have symptoms of bloating, constipation, diarrhea, or reflux).

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+ Grains

Amaranth, barley, bulgur, corn, couscous, kamut, millet, oats, wheat, and wheat germ

+ Gluten

Including often over-looked Foods including barbecue sauce, brewer’s yeast, cold cuts, ketchup mustard, hot dogs, soy sauce, lunch meats, malt, and malt flavorings, matzo, modified food starch, monosodium glutatamate (MSG), nondairy creamers, processed salad dressings, spice mixtures, teriyaki sauce, and chewing gums

+ Sugars

Agave, chocolate, corn syrup, fructose, high fructose corn syrup, honey, maple syrup, molasses, and sucrose

+ Nuts and Seeds

Almonds, peanuts, sunflower seeds, and sesame seeds

+ High Glycemic Fruits

Bananas, canned fruits, dried fruits, mango, pineapple, raisins, and watermelon.

+ Dairy Products and Eggs

Including butter, cheeses, cow’s milk, whey, and yogurt

+ Soy

Edamame, miso, soy milk, soy protein, soy sauce, tempeh, and tofu

+ Fungi

Edible fungi and mushrooms

+ Alcohol

+ Beans and Legumes

Including black beans, lentils, peanuts, pinto beans, and soy beans

+ Nightshade Foods

Eggplant, paprika, peppers, potatoes, Tabasco Sauce, tomatillos, and tomatoes

+ Other Considerations

Canned foods, coffee, and processed foods