By Heather Behrens | KRLD

DALLAS (KRLD) — If you have chronic pain, fatigue, indigestion or just feel a little “run down”, you may want to look at what you’re eating.

More healthcare professionals are finding that diet plays a huge role in how your immune system functions.

KRLD’s Heather Behrens tells us why we should listen to our gut.

And while we all know that fried foods and sweet treats can make a person feel sick, can healthy food cause problems too?

Health care professionals who practice functional medicine say it can — if you have a food allergy or sensitivity.

Behrens spoke with a local musician who says food brought her pain, then healing.

Click here for more information about nutrition and healthcare from a local dietitian.

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