Talking the talk about food allergies and symptoms.

Food allergies and GI issues have a language all their own, and it can be confusing and overwhelming. This glossary is here to help you understand the key terms and be better informed overall.

You can also visit our Symptom Guide to help you identify milk allergy and other GI-related symtpoms so you can discuss them with your doctor and dietitian.

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Short bowel syndrome (SBS)

Short bowel syndrome, also called SBS, it is a condition in which nutrients are not properly absorbed due to severe intestinal disease resulting in the surgical removal of a large portion of the small intestine and/or colon.