Those with certain autoimmune diseases such as Crohn’s disease should probably not eat nutritional yeast.
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I introduced this topic in Does Nutritional Yeast Trigger Crohn’s Disease? ( then took a bit of a tangent with Is Candida Syndrome Real? ( Next, I finish up this series talking about another autoimmune disease that appears to be affected: Dietary Cure for Hidradenitis Suppurativa (
For more on Crohn’s see Preventing Crohn’s Disease With Diet ( and Dietary Treatment of Crohn’s Disease (
And paratubercuwhat? See Does Paratuberculosis in Milk Trigger Type 1 Diabetes? (
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