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? (http://www.nutritionfacts.org/video/does-nutritional-yeast-trigger-crohns-disease), then took a bit of a tangent with Is Candida Syndrome Real? (http://www.nutritionfacts.org/video/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 (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-cure-for-hidradenitis-suppurativa).
For more on Crohn’s see Preventing Crohn’s Disease With Diet (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-crohns-disease-with-diet/) and Dietary Treatment of Crohn’s Disease (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/achieving-remission-of-crohns-disease/).
And paratubercuwhat? See Does Paratuberculosis in Milk Trigger Type 1 Diabetes? (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/does-paratuberculosis-in-milk-trigger-type-1-diabetes/).
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