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Re: [IP] RE:Coconut

Tricia, if you have food allergies, anything containing histamine, such 
as red wine, is going to be a problem. All foods that are processed or 
aged contain histamine, also chicken and turkey are bad for containing 
it as they have natural histidine which turns to histamine.



On Jun 8, 2006, at 8:41 PM, Tricia Jane Edgar wrote:

> Hi Stacey and Jan,
> Yeah, maybe most diabetics think that they can't eat it because it's 
> sweetened. And fatty. And if you don't know your way around insulin(or 
> you're not on it), I can see how that would be a problem. I was eating 
> the unsweetened sort, anyway. But an off-list post has me thinking 
> that it's probably the sulphites in dried coconut that I am allergic 
> to, which makes sense. The only other time I have had a food reaction 
> was to red wine, which also has a lot of sulphites. And since I eat 
> very little processed food, I'm not exposed to them very often....
> Tricia
> .
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