SparkPeople leaky Gut Syndrome Team Messageboard This is a sparkteam for anyone who has or thinks they have "leaky gut syndrome" which causes a whole list of symptoms. SparkPeople leaky Gut Syndrome Team Messageboard Hello! I'm Jennifer :) Hi there! <BR> <BR> Had never heard of Leaky Gut before a few weeks ago... My husband dragged me to this seminar about Hypothyroidism (because he thinks I'm all screwed up and my Synthroid isn't working lol) Turned out to be VERY interesting and I starting seeing the doc about this "Leaky Gut". Sure enough - I've got it - and a leaky brain too (explains alot lol). Doc put me on this diet, and for the first two weeks I couldn't eat ANYTHING (seemed like that anyway). Veggies, Fruits, and... Sat, 2 Mar 2013 03:25:33 EST I'm Emily Hi, my name is Emily and I believe I have Leaky Gut Syndrome and i have developed allergies to nearly everything! it's very frustrating but I am determined to heal my body. whos with me? Mon, 7 Jan 2013 02:58:00 EST What are your symptoms? What are your symptoms? <BR> mine are a ton of allergies. Mon, 7 Jan 2013 02:56:14 EST What is leaky gut syndrome? Leaky gut syndrome is a proposed condition of an altered or damaged bowel lining. The term is used by some alternative medicine practitioners, but the syndrome is not a recognized diagnosis. It is hypothesized to be caused by increased permeability of the gut wall resulting from toxins, poor diet, parasites, infection, or medications. The leaky gut then allows substances such as toxins, microbes, undigested food, waste, or larger than normal macromolecules to leak through an abnormally permea... Mon, 7 Jan 2013 02:54:53 EST