It's been some years since I've posted on this site. I'm currently handling candida and I'm just wondering if yams should be eliminated from the diet while getting it under control. I recall Dr. D stating that one shouldn't have to eliminate foods that are blood type compatible to handle any disease. I just can't remember if yams are beneficial for o nonnies. I've cut the grains, but do have some brown rice every now and again and it doesn't SEEM to bother me much. Any thoughts?
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introduce those in your diet, ultimately your body will let you know in time if you continue or not.....we are all individuals.
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ex-Gatherer, ex-SWAMI - plain old O-nonnie Autumn: Harvest, success.
Hi and welcome back!
Yams are neutral for O nonnies.
I was recently put (back ) on a candida diet for a month by my naturopath. I was told to cut out all processed food, which to my surprise included rice flour and rice pasta/noodles. I was put on oregano supplements and 1 tablespoon of coconut oil per day, even though coconut oil is an avoid. Obviously all refined sugars, molasses, agave etc were also out for the month.
I was allowed dried or fresh fruit like bananas, and starchy food like pumpkin and carrot in moderation, like twice a week only. I guess yams would fall into that category. There was no restriction on allowed citrus fruits.
It worked for me. At my next appointment I was candida-free.
Good luck to you!
Note to self: I am me, and also an O-nonnie - I'm allowed not to fit the mould.