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3-DAY REFRESH: GET YOUR BODY BACK ON THE FAST TRACK TO WEIGHT LOSS AND HEALTHY EATING HABITS

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Help needed for a client with a nickel allergy
As the title says, I have a family member with a nickel allergy. It started as a contact allergy, but over the years has become an allergy that is triggered even by nickel containing foods. This has necessitated her going on an extremely restrictive die, and gaining a lot of weight; because the nickel free diet excludes everything that holistic fitness professionals would normally advise for good nutrition and weight loss, and allows everything that has led to the obesity trend.

I'm wondering if there is a way to detox nickel from her body to increase her tolerance, and thereby allow her to take it higher quality nutrition and get that weight back off. Her health is miserable, and I'm not sure how to proceed.

Thanks for your time!
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RE: Help needed for a client with a nickel allergy
11/25/12 9:13 PM as a reply to dark4181.
Gee, thanks for the "support"
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RE: Help needed for a client with a nickel allergy
11/30/12 10:39 AM as a reply to dark4181.
Dark -

You really want to work with a professional nutritionist for something like this, allergies are medical issues and that's not our bag.

That said, I don't see why she should have to eat so poorly. Not all fruits, veggies, and lean proteins contain nickel. I think someone gave your family member a bum steer.

I'd suggest she talk to someone else - and have a look at this rough plan:


http://med.psu.edu/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=0888ec6e-3d2f-4766-833e-b38bd920ffcd&groupId=102184
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