MRT is considered the “Gold Standard” for food sensitivity testing, it has the highest level of accuracy of any food sensitivity blood test. This is a blood test that measures your body’s reaction to 150 different foods and food chemicals in your diet. MRT measures the quantity of the immune reaction to tested foods, providing a report showing the reaction level to each food and food chemical tested. This gives you and I insight into your inflammation provoking foods and food chemicals, which is important information when building eating plans. What’s the BIG benefit to you once you have been tested? MRT tells us your BEST foods, laying the basis for building your LEAP eating plan and getting you feeling better quick!
What do I mean when I say LEAP (Lifestyle Eating and Performance)?
This is an eating plan that is built around your Mediator Release Test. We use your least reactive foods to start to build your LEAP eating plan so you can heal from the inside out one bite at a time! How exciting, right? The LEAP eating plan is meant to calm inflammation in your body that may be contributing to your medical symptoms. Together we will build your meal plan with your least reactive foods, you will follow this for the first two weeks (Phase 1). The next process is to gradually reintroduce higher reactive foods (Phases 2-5) back into your diet determining your body’s tolerance. The final stage of this process is to reintroduce non-tested foods, moderately reactive foods and then your highest reactive foods. Again determining your body’s tolerance every step of the way.
MRT blood testing and the LEAP eating plan is very effective at helping with a variety of chronic inflammatory and auto-immune conditions, including the following:
- Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis (IBD)
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Chronic Diarrhea
- Eosinophilic Esophagitis & Gastritis (EoE, EoG)
- GERD / Reflux
- Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
- Migraine & other Headaches
- Interstitial Cystitis
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Otitis Media
- Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
- Inflammatory Arthritis: rheumatoid, psoriatic, ankylosing spondylitis, JIA, lupus
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Chronic Fatigue
- Chronic Sinusitis
- Metabolic Syndrome
- Skin Conditions: eczema urticarial, atopic dermatitis & acne
Most clients experience significant improvement in symptoms within 7-10 days.
Food Sensitivity Testing (MRT) with the LEAP (Lifestyle Eating and Performance) eating plan is a highly effective, systematic way of building a healthy diet full of foods that love your body. This process is complex. Working with a Certified LEAP Therapist, like myself, is vital to your success and increases your chances of improving your overall quality of life. I will work with you to build your new diet with meal plans based on your MRT, help you troubleshoot any issues, review your progress and be your personal cheerleader. Are you ready to take the LEAP and start feeling amazing? Then let’s get to work.