Fundamentals of Food Allergies and Intolerances

By The Health Sciences Academy. The leading provider of science-based interactive courses on the net.

Course Code: FAI83840

Allergy UK reports that up to 45% of the population suffers from food sensitivities...

Could you have a food allergy or intolerance?
How can you tell which foods are causing it?
Can cravings and weight problems be connected to this?
Who should stop eating gluten or dairy?
Can you reverse a food sensitivity... or is it for life?

Learn to answer these questions and to uncover and alleviate food allergies and intolerances with this practical online course.

Skills Lab™ and practical materials included:

Food Intolerance Assessment™ with Scores and Recommendations

Symptom Monitoring Workbook

Food and Symptom Journal

Symptom Reassessment Workbook

Allergen Labelling Guide

Free-from Recipes and Printable Chef Cards

Food Reintroduction Planner

Food Reintroduction Journal

12-week Reintroduction Planner

Food Rotation Planner

Isolated and Combined Home Testing Log

Course Content

Students learn about the various tests available, their efficacy, pros and cons, the causes of intolerances, celiac disease, gluten intolerance, gluten free recipes, dairy intolerance, dairy free recipes, and the role of digestive health.

1. Food allergy… or food intolerance?

2. Could you have a food intolerance?

3. Monitoring and alleviating your symptoms

4. Reassessing your symptoms

5. When fat is not fat: Food sensitivities and water retention

6. Gluten sensitivity

7. Candida overgrowth

8. Lactose intolerance

9. Other common food intolerances

10. Identifying problem foods

11. Understanding labels

12. How to carry out a simple test at home

13. Food rotation diets and reintroduction

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Do I need to be a UK resident to enrol?

No, you don’t need to be a UK resident. Our online training is open to students all around the world.

Do I need any specific background, experience or qualification to enrol?

No pre-requisite of any science background is required. High school level science can be helpful. No prior experience or educational paperwork are required.

What are the entry requirements for this course?

There are no entry requirements other than being at least 16 years of age.

Do you send me any materials in the post?

The entire course is online. In addition to the online learning experience, you can print all of your materials, including your client worksheets and planning tools. But don’t worry if you don’t have a printer, we can send you your course materials by post for an additional fee. Whereas you can enrol online and gain instant access, please allow for a couple of days for your posted course materials to arrive.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £129.

Payments in GBP, EUR and USD are accepted.

Pay for your programme in 12 monthly instalments.

Includes access to your protected learners’ area, all course materials, lessons, interactive quizzes, online assessments, worksheets, a community of like-minded classmates, and Learner Services support.

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