Food Intolerances and Sensitivities

How to Create a PKU-Friendly Diet

Phenylketonuria, or PKU, is a genetically inherited birth defect. A strict diet limited in phenylalanine is the main treatment.

A food intolerance or sensitivity is not the same as a food allergy. Different food intolerances have different causes. An intolerance occurs when your body is unable to digest a certain component of a food.

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