Bloating after eating certain foods can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'troubling' to 'needs attention'. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose bloating after eating certain foods, we could:
|Irritable Bowel Syndrome||19%||Unlikely|
|Increased Intestinal Permeability||5%||Ruled out|
|Food Allergies||3%||Ruled out|
|Poor Small Intestine Health||3%||Ruled out|
If you ever feel bloated after eating a meal, do you find that only certain foods cause bloating?
Possible responses:→ I don't experience bloating / don't know
→ Many foods cause bloating
→ Yes, specific foods cause bloating