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Food That May Cause Digestive Distress in Older People

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Senior couple eating a healthy meal.
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Senior woman in pain.
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Fecal Incontinence


Senior man with a digestive disorder.
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Other Digestive Issues


Milk and cheese.
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Common Sources of Lactose


Baguettes stacked.
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Less Well-Known Food Sources of Lactose


Lactose free icon.
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Testing: Lactose Intolerant Breath Test


Glass of soda.
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Common Food Sources for Fructose


Doctor talking to patient.
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Testing for Fructose Intolerance


Garlic
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Foods with Fructan


Dorian Martin

Dorian Martin

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Dorian Martin writes about various topics for HealthCentral, including Alzheimer’s disease, diet/exercise, menopause and lung cancer. Dorian is a health and caregiving advocate living in College Station, TX. She has a Ph.D. in educational human resource development. Dorian also founded I Start Wondering, which encourages people to embrace a life-long learning approach to aging. She teaches Sheng Zhen Gong, a form of Qigong. Follow Dorian on Twitter at @dorianmartin, Facebook or Instagram at @doriannmartin.