You know Roni, I think that is where I am going to end up. I am running to do all you are doing, except the digestive enzymes. I am still reading about that.
Somehow, I can not accept that diet has nothing to do with it. I guess the very worst that can happen is that I eat healthier.
I felt the same way, eating a healthy diet had to do SOMETHING good for my body, even if it didn't put me into remission. Luckily, it's done quite a lot for my body. I'm healthier then I've been in many many years, and have actually gained weight (without presdnisone
Roni's right, most people see some improvement quickly, even if it's something smallish, like less gas. There was a guy on the BTVC board who felt that the improvements were too small to stick to the diet, went back to eating his old way, and quickly realized that those small improvements were actually bigger then he originally thought.
It takes time for people to learn all there is to know about
SCD, and to eliminate all the illegals they can (illegals can hide in many foods we never thought they would, like certain brands of chicken). Try not to stress, and just do the best you can. Good luck!
34 years old, Crohn's disease for 15 of them
Resection of ileocecal valve on 09/22/09
Current Meds: LDN, Pentasa, Effexor XR, Zyrtec
Supplements: 3 kinds of Fish Oil, Multi-Vitamin, Vitamin D, Calcium, Magnesium, Coconut Oil, Garlic Oil, CoQ10, Enzymes
SCD since 12/01/08 - eating Stage 3 foods