Did I ever get tested? Nope. My Doc never mentioned any of that stuff. What are some of the typical tests? Gluten? Wheat? Dairy?
Since I could eat everything my whole life I never thought about it either, But maybe it would be a good idea. I know I gradually became allergic to aleve and advil over time so maybe food can act the same way.
28/M/TX single parent of gorgeous 2.5yo girl (revised 5/8/08)
Severe Colitis (pancolitis) since January 9, 2005
currently: 6th week flaring;improving; 2bm/day; very little blood
RX/day: Currently 10mg of prednisone per day. Lost job and insurance 10/2007 and stopped taking asacol and Imuran cold turkey
OTC: seldom use VSL#3, vitamins & other natural treatments
Diet: SCD helps tremendously, but am not strictly on it.
Other: food combos, enzymes, good posture, chewing more, etc.