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07 Mar 2003

lactose intolerance
hi there, i have recently noticed that when i eat i would be overcome by nausea and headaches, i would also experince a tight chest and ear ache. i decided to keep a food diary and noticed that this was brought on after any intake of dairy. i have recently tried soya milk in cereal and did not experince this. i am 20 yrs old, is it possible that i am lactose intolerant ?
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CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Uerisa, it is definitely possible, but one would expect more gastro-intestinal symptoms like bowel cramps and diarrhoea. If the problems don’t return, the easiest would be to cut down on dairy products. Good luck.
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