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Items to Make It Easier to Live Palm Oil Free with a Palm Oil Allergy / Intolerance

Updated: April 16th, 2020 Palm oil causes our son to have allergy-like symptoms. It literally makes him sick. To lessen our palm oil usage, we cook and bake from scratch. Below are items to make it easier to live palm oil free.   We use all of these items regularly.   We now buy more “real” foods. Overall, we choose products with as few ingredients as possible.   In addition, we don’t buy processed bakery … Read more

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Personal Care Items Our Son Uses With a Palm Oil Intolerance

Updated: February 19th, 2020Palm oil is prevalent in personal care items such as soap, shampoo, lip balm, etc. Palm oil makes our son sick. This is a list of the personal care items he uses in order to stay healthy and live palm oil free. Palm oil is common in processed foods as well as in non-foods. When we first made the connection that palm oil was causing him to have allergy symptoms, we started … Read more

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Eating Without Palm Oil List ~ What my son eats with a palm oil intolerance

Updated: February 19th, 2020My son gets sick from palm oil. Many times, people ask us what he can have. We created this eating without palm oil list specific to my son. These are the foods he likes and eats safely. We created this site to help others who might have sensitivities and intolerances to palm oil. As we learned more about palm oil, we learned about the environmental concerns as well. Eating without palm oil … Read more

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Palm Oil Health ~ Palm Oil Health Issues & Benefits

Updated: February 19th, 2020There are many consumers who avoid palm oil for health reasons. This may include dietary or allergen concerns. Yet the question remains, is palm oil good or bad for you? While environmental concerns may still be a leading reason people avoid palm oil, there is a growing segment who seek alternatives because they experience reactions from it. Others may be concerned about palm oil’s saturated fat content. What are palm oil health … Read more

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Medicine Without Palm Oil ~ Find Palm Oil Free Medication

Updated: March 30th, 2020Over-the-counter medicine without palm oil is difficult to find. Palm oil derivatives are common in capsules, tablets, pills and liquid medications.  We seek out palm oil free medications because our son has negative reactions to palm oil. In the past, we didn’t realize the antihistamines and other medications were making him worse due to the palm oil derivatives in them. He would get sore throats. Some of them would lead to longer illnesses. … Read more