What Causes Mouth Ulcers?

Public survey, 280122 votes for 402 causes since October 2002.

402 Causes, votes, since.
Currently sorted by No effect in ascending order
Causes them Exacerbates No effect
Stress (3220 votes since 27 Sep 02) 65% (2080) 26% (837) 9% (303)
Generally run down (2268 votes since 9 Feb 03) 62% (1406) 25% (566) 13% (296)
Biting of inside of mouth and lip (233 votes since 5 Apr 09) 70% (164) 12% (29) 17% (40)
Drop In Immune System (1696 votes since 20 Apr 03) 48% (821) 34% (573) 18% (302)
Already having ulcers (i.e Multiplying) (481 votes since 22 Sep 06) 51% (246) 28% (133) 21% (102)
Lack of sleep (or poor sleep) (3400 votes since 27 Sep 02) 38% (1294) 40% (1348) 22% (758)
Physically & mentally exhausted (691 votes since 2 Aug 05) 47% (322) 31% (211) 23% (158)
Anxiety (1352 votes since 11 Sep 03) 43% (580) 33% (450) 24% (322)
Bacteria (2279 votes since 23 Nov 02) 29% (668) 44% (995) 27% (616)
worry (70 votes since 10 Feb 11) 43% (30) 29% (20) 29% (20)
feeling mentally and physically low (639 votes since 24 Aug 05) 42% (269) 28% (181) 30% (189)
Lack of Health (vitamin defficiency (1397 votes since 11 Jun 03) 35% (491) 34% (481) 30% (425)
Lack of sleep (132 votes since 25 Jan 10) 40% (53) 28% (37) 32% (42)
Lack of Vitamin B (2153 votes since 14 Nov 02) 18% (383) 50% (1083) 32% (687)
During a cold or flu (1398 votes since 30 Jun 03) 35% (485) 32% (450) 33% (463)
Tissue Damage in the Mouth before (243 votes since 31 Jan 08) 47% (113) 20% (49) 33% (81)
Worry over forthcoming event (485 votes since 11 May 06) 36% (175) 30% (144) 34% (166)
Poor dental/mouth hygiene (1229 votes since 6 Sep 03) 31% (376) 35% (428) 35% (425)
abrasions from dental hygienist (23 votes since 8 Apr 13) 39% (9) 26% (6) 35% (8)
Depression (1262 votes since 19 Aug 03) 27% (342) 38% (479) 35% (441)
pressure at work (491 votes since 2 Jun 06) 31% (154) 33% (161) 36% (176)
Abrasions, cuts or bites to mouth or tongue (10847 votes since 19 Nov 02) 41% (4494) 23% (2452) 36% (3901)
Zinc deficiency (2014 votes since 14 Nov 02) 13% (258) 51% (1023) 36% (733)
Prelude to another illness (1950 votes since 29 Jan 03) 27% (523) 36% (705) 37% (722)
After a cold (1990 votes since 26 Jan 03) 24% (477) 37% (740) 39% (773)
cutting gums with toothbrush (231 votes since 4 Jan 08) 38% (88) 21% (49) 41% (94)
Hereditary (parents & children suffer) (827 votes since 28 Oct 04) 34% (284) 25% (203) 41% (340)
Acidic foods & drinks (2559 votes since 23 Feb 03) 26% (671) 32% (814) 42% (1074)
Vitamin C deficiency (1531 votes since 27 Dec 03) 16% (239) 42% (649) 42% (643)
Genetic pre-disposition (1782 votes since 23 Feb 03) 29% (511) 29% (521) 42% (750)
Iron deficiency (1747 votes since 19 Feb 03) 13% (231) 44% (774) 42% (742)
worrying over phobia/getting worked up (425 votes since 5 Aug 06) 28% (119) 29% (125) 43% (181)
Having a Brace or Dental treatment (1710 votes since 6 Apr 03) 35% (594) 22% (381) 43% (735)
Citrus Fruits (148 votes since 19 Jun 09) 25% (37) 32% (47) 43% (64)
Worrying about money (392 votes since 22 Sep 06) 28% (111) 28% (111) 43% (170)
Hormonal cycle (2063 votes since 27 Nov 02) 22% (461) 34% (701) 44% (901)
SLS in toothpastes (41 votes since 11 Jun 12) 32% (13) 24% (10) 44% (18)
Being intensely upset for short time (415 votes since 11 Sep 06) 32% (132) 24% (99) 44% (184)
Throat infection that moved to mouth (1660 votes since 6 Apr 03) 24% (395) 31% (513) 45% (752)
ph balance in mouth (717 votes since 18 Jan 05) 18% (131) 36% (259) 46% (327)
Burns or scalds to mouth (1894 votes since 24 Jan 06) 28% (532) 26% (496) 46% (866)
BEFORE a cold/sore throat (232 votes since 25 Nov 07) 33% (76) 21% (49) 46% (107)
Toothpaste with SLS (2458 votes since 27 Sep 02) 14% (351) 39% (957) 47% (1150)
Salt And Vinegar Potato chips (137 votes since 19 May 09) 15% (20) 37% (51) 48% (66)
Orange juice (2432 votes since 27 Sep 02) 20% (478) 32% (782) 48% (1172)
Licking / biting lips (147 votes since 10 Jan 09) 35% (52) 16% (23) 49% (72)
vitamin b2 deficiency (532 votes since 1 Sep 05) 15% (78) 36% (190) 50% (264)
Wisdom teeth / dental problems (1093 votes since 14 Sep 03) 26% (285) 24% (262) 50% (546)
chewing tongue (381 votes since 28 Nov 06) 31% (119) 19% (71) 50% (191)
irregular brushing of teeth? (1311 votes since 27 Jun 03) 18% (242) 31% (407) 50% (662)
Citric acid (1910 votes since 4 Mar 03) 22% (426) 27% (517) 51% (967)
Folic Acid deficiency (1724 votes since 14 Feb 03) 9% (149) 40% (685) 52% (890)
Very spicy / hot food with chilli (108 votes since 9 Mar 10) 16% (17) 32% (35) 52% (56)
Before period (females) hormonal change (1072 votes since 30 Oct 03) 22% (240) 26% (275) 52% (557)
Virus (958 votes since 27 Dec 04) 19% (185) 29% (275) 52% (498)
Low B12 in blood work (984 votes since 2 Dec 03) 15% (144) 33% (325) 52% (515)
Food Allergy (1176 votes since 5 Aug 03) 20% (238) 27% (319) 53% (619)
After period (females) hormonal change (760 votes since 9 Nov 04) 20% (154) 26% (201) 53% (405)
Manual teeth brushing (1522 votes since 30 Apr 03) 16% (249) 30% (459) 53% (814)
Grapefruit, lime (95 votes since 3 Mar 10) 18% (17) 28% (27) 54% (51)
raw tomatoes (255 votes since 14 Nov 07) 21% (54) 25% (63) 54% (138)
Auto-immune diseases (99 votes since 12 Feb 10) 36% (36) 9% (9) 55% (54)
Dehydration (1263 votes since 3 Jul 03) 14% (175) 31% (396) 55% (692)
Anaemia/low levels of stored iron (600 votes since 25 May 05) 14% (86) 31% (185) 55% (329)
poor oral care, diet, gingivitusk stress (71 votes since 15 Jul 10) 21% (15) 24% (17) 55% (39)
Braces (967 votes since 31 Mar 05) 28% (273) 17% (161) 55% (533)
Oranges (1167 votes since 26 Oct 03) 21% (244) 24% (277) 55% (646)
After / During Suffering Sore Throat (130 votes since 16 Apr 09) 25% (33) 19% (25) 55% (72)
Not eating enough fruit (615 votes since 29 Jun 05) 12% (73) 33% (201) 55% (341)
Tomatoes (2274 votes since 8 Nov 02) 18% (403) 27% (608) 56% (1263)
Allergies (426 votes since 16 May 06) 22% (93) 22% (95) 56% (238)
Sugar and too much sugary food (866 votes since 10 Aug 04) 18% (158) 26% (224) 56% (484)
Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME (1337 votes since 10 May 03) 15% (202) 28% (372) 57% (763)
Vitamin B and folic acid deficiency (14 votes since 29 Oct 15) 36% (5) 7% (1) 57% (8)
natural fruit acid (123 votes since 15 Jun 09) 21% (26) 21% (26) 58% (71)
Lack Of Veg (711 votes since 10 Feb 05) 13% (92) 29% (205) 58% (414)
TMJ/teeth grinding (798 votes since 18 Aug 04) 16% (129) 25% (201) 59% (468)
Lemons (785 votes since 7 Jan 05) 18% (142) 23% (179) 59% (464)
when glands play up (765 votes since 16 Sep 04) 14% (106) 27% (204) 59% (455)
sensitive skin inside & out? (763 votes since 21 Sep 04) 14% (109) 26% (200) 60% (454)
balsamic vinegar (126 votes since 10 Jun 09) 7% (9) 33% (42) 60% (75)
Dry Mouth (609 votes since 15 Jun 05) 15% (91) 25% (154) 60% (364)
Gastric reflux (1097 votes since 25 Jun 04) 15% (168) 25% (272) 60% (657)
chocolate (176 votes since 4 Aug 08) 15% (27) 24% (42) 61% (107)
Having Dental Surgery (108 votes since 22 Jul 09) 30% (32) 9% (10) 61% (66)
Pineapple (2383 votes since 15 Jan 03) 16% (384) 23% (539) 61% (1460)
Dirty fingers in mouth (1406 votes since 11 May 04) 13% (179) 26% (365) 61% (862)
Allergic reaction (106 votes since 3 Jul 09) 25% (27) 13% (14) 61% (65)
Herpes (26 votes since 12 Sep 12) 31% (8) 8% (2) 62% (16)
Spicy, hot food (494 votes since 1 Apr 06) 15% (72) 24% (118) 62% (304)
A virus..fatigue first.. swollen gland (26 votes since 5 Apr 13) 23% (6) 15% (4) 62% (16)
grapefruit (995 votes since 21 Jan 04) 17% (170) 21% (211) 62% (614)
Reaction to Antibiotics (1574 votes since 6 Apr 03) 13% (198) 26% (404) 62% (972)
Glandular fever (1629 votes since 10 May 03) 12% (198) 26% (424) 62% (1007)
crisps/chips (especially with 622 flavor (194 votes since 11 Mar 08) 18% (34) 21% (40) 62% (120)
Sleeping with mouth open (2021 votes since 2 Mar 03) 9% (184) 29% (583) 62% (1254)
Losing temper / anger (1060 votes since 1 Nov 03) 13% (137) 25% (262) 62% (661)
chilli peppers (110 votes since 3 Nov 09) 11% (12) 26% (29) 63% (69)
Herpes simplex (1546 votes since 19 Jul 03) 13% (201) 24% (374) 63% (971)
strawberries, nectarines, peaches, kaki (95 votes since 24 May 10) 14% (13) 23% (22) 63% (60)
Lips too dry (763 votes since 15 Dec 04) 12% (88) 25% (193) 63% (482)
lemonade (117 votes since 20 Aug 09) 14% (16) 23% (27) 63% (74)
Sodium Lauryl/Lauryth Sulfate (559 votes since 26 Aug 05) 16% (91) 20% (114) 63% (354)
tonsilitis (30 votes since 14 Jul 12) 20% (6) 17% (5) 63% (19)
Sweets (2989 votes since 15 Jan 03) 12% (351) 25% (737) 64% (1901)
High Sugar Intake- (88 votes since 14 May 10) 17% (15) 19% (17) 64% (56)
Allergy to any fruit (58 votes since 23 Nov 10) 26% (15) 10% (6) 64% (37)
fever (614 votes since 7 May 05) 13% (81) 23% (141) 64% (392)
Sour Candy ie Sour Patch Kids (440 votes since 12 Apr 06) 15% (68) 20% (90) 64% (282)
Diaretics (Caffiene, Alcohol, Heat!) (1656 votes since 25 Mar 03) 8% (140) 27% (454) 64% (1062)
Tomato Ketchup (1097 votes since 26 Oct 03) 14% (153) 21% (234) 65% (710)
After finals or midterms (899 votes since 26 Jan 04) 13% (119) 22% (196) 65% (584)
stomach bug (358 votes since 30 Sep 06) 18% (64) 17% (61) 65% (233)
Spicy Foods (Curries) (1644 votes since 19 Apr 03) 12% (200) 23% (372) 65% (1072)
Chocolate (3976 votes since 30 Dec 02) 12% (495) 22% (878) 65% (2603)
SALT (1383 votes since 5 Jun 03) 9% (118) 26% (356) 66% (909)
Digestiive disorder (intestinal) (2303 votes since 14 Apr 03) 9% (214) 25% (572) 66% (1517)
Dry mouth due to prescribed medications (74 votes since 22 Jul 10) 22% (16) 12% (9) 66% (49)
Ibuprofen taken for consecutive days (33 votes since 1 Nov 12) 27% (9) 6% (2) 67% (22)
Lack of exercise (351 votes since 18 Oct 06) 7% (25) 26% (92) 67% (234)
diet ( lacking in fruit and vegetaBles (30 votes since 16 Mar 13) 17% (5) 17% (5) 67% (20)
L-Lysene Deficiency (514 votes since 3 Sep 05) 9% (46) 24% (125) 67% (343)
dentist (298 votes since 30 Apr 07) 16% (48) 16% (49) 67% (201)
Tothpaste with Flouride (704 votes since 4 Feb 05) 7% (52) 25% (177) 67% (475)
Overactive immune system (479 votes since 10 Nov 05) 12% (56) 20% (98) 68% (325)
auto-immune disease (hypothyroid) (680 votes since 18 Jan 05) 13% (88) 19% (130) 68% (462)
Fungal Cause (997 votes since 10 Oct 03) 9% (94) 23% (225) 68% (678)
any flavoured spicy coated crisps. (44 votes since 21 Sep 11) 23% (10) 9% (4) 68% (30)
Vinegar (1185 votes since 24 Jul 03) 8% (95) 24% (281) 68% (809)
excessive alcohol consumption (161 votes since 21 Jul 08) 17% (27) 15% (24) 68% (110)
Yeast infection candida (1366 votes since 3 May 03) 10% (132) 22% (299) 68% (935)
Full mouth dentures (1195 votes since 17 Jun 03) 13% (157) 18% (219) 69% (819)
Acid build up - need more protein intake (402 votes since 28 Apr 06) 12% (47) 20% (79) 69% (276)
oestrogen levels female (93 votes since 20 Sep 09) 14% (13) 17% (16) 69% (64)
Ulcerative Colitis (1256 votes since 12 May 03) 8% (97) 23% (293) 69% (866)
Regurgitating and/or Vomiting (758 votes since 26 Aug 04) 10% (76) 21% (159) 69% (523)
Salt (441 votes since 1 Jul 06) 9% (38) 22% (98) 69% (305)
following dentl surgery (325 votes since 6 Jan 07) 18% (59) 13% (41) 69% (225)
Glandular Fever (150 votes since 17 Apr 08) 15% (23) 15% (23) 69% (104)
Fizzy drinks (2122 votes since 26 Jan 03) 8% (163) 23% (485) 69% (1474)
acidity in stomach (33 votes since 3 Apr 12) 9% (3) 21% (7) 70% (23)
ear infections/antibiotics (43 votes since 26 Jun 11) 16% (7) 14% (6) 70% (30)
Tissue drying out during dental work (401 votes since 22 Jun 06) 14% (55) 16% (66) 70% (280)
Crohn’s Disease (1617 votes since 14 Feb 03) 6% (103) 24% (384) 70% (1130)
GERD (acid reflux) (90 votes since 16 Jan 10) 13% (12) 17% (15) 70% (63)
Intolerance to foods with yeast in (1401 votes since 25 Apr 03) 7% (104) 22% (315) 70% (982)
Calcium deficiency (1228 votes since 30 May 03) 4% (43) 26% (324) 70% (861)
prescribed drugs (514 votes since 19 Sep 05) 10% (49) 20% (104) 70% (361)
SHORT BLOOD PRES. ELEVATION , ANGER (700 votes since 28 Nov 04) 10% (73) 19% (134) 70% (493)
Pure fruit juice (17 votes since 8 Apr 15) 12% (2) 18% (3) 71% (12)
anti-inflammatory drugs (1810 votes since 27 Jan 03) 7% (127) 22% (405) 71% (1278)
Hunger (low blood sugar?) (1243 votes since 25 Jun 03) 7% (90) 22% (275) 71% (878)
Indigestion (469 votes since 24 Nov 05) 8% (39) 21% (98) 71% (332)
Oral Sex (1641 votes since 15 Apr 03) 11% (174) 19% (304) 71% (1163)
dentist- local anaesthetic (puncture) (141 votes since 8 Sep 08) 17% (24) 12% (17) 71% (100)
Sodium Benzonate (soft/fizzy drinks) (1365 votes since 6 May 03) 8% (108) 21% (287) 71% (970)
Coke - not just any fizzy drink (1382 votes since 25 May 03) 9% (126) 20% (270) 71% (986)
Smoking (1428 votes since 25 Apr 03) 10% (148) 18% (259) 71% (1021)
Using a new toothbrush (577 votes since 4 Jul 05) 10% (56) 19% (107) 72% (414)
too much rich food (929 votes since 2 Jan 04) 8% (76) 20% (186) 72% (667)
regular alcohol consumption (89 votes since 24 Apr 10) 17% (15) 11% (10) 72% (64)
lollipops (540 votes since 2 Sep 05) 11% (58) 17% (93) 72% (389)
OCD (Eating Mouth) (284 votes since 29 Mar 07) 16% (45) 12% (34) 72% (205)
hot peppers (741 votes since 9 Dec 04) 9% (67) 18% (137) 72% (537)
Chewing gum (2012 votes since 6 Jan 03) 9% (183) 18% (365) 73% (1464)
strawberries (1122 votes since 17 Sep 03) 10% (115) 17% (189) 73% (818)
After surgery (694 votes since 30 Nov 04) 10% (66) 17% (119) 73% (509)
Fizzy Sherbert (alone or coating sweets) (467 votes since 6 Jan 06) 11% (53) 15% (71) 73% (343)
skittles (537 votes since 2 Sep 05) 12% (66) 14% (76) 74% (395)
cinnamon gum (53 votes since 25 Mar 11) 9% (5) 17% (9) 74% (39)
ketchup or mayanaise (907 votes since 5 Mar 04) 11% (97) 16% (142) 74% (668)
HPV Human Papilloma Virus, Oral (27 votes since 8 May 12) 19% (5) 7% (2) 74% (20)
sinusitus (189 votes since 22 Jan 08) 9% (17) 17% (32) 74% (140)
sodium valproate (1667 votes since 20 Jan 03) 3% (49) 23% (379) 74% (1239)
Biting nails (98 votes since 9 Jan 10) 12% (12) 13% (13) 74% (73)
Kiwi fruit (1642 votes since 24 Mar 03) 8% (135) 17% (282) 75% (1225)
Excessive Vitamin C (395 votes since 13 Jun 06) 9% (35) 16% (65) 75% (295)
Antiobiotics (general) (83 votes since 15 Apr 10) 17% (14) 8% (7) 75% (62)
Overactive Salivery Glands (458 votes since 24 Nov 05) 6% (26) 19% (89) 75% (343)
Polo Mints (12 votes since 28 Dec 15) 17% (2) 8% (1) 75% (9)
Any toothpaste with whitening in it (32 votes since 21 Mar 12) 9% (3) 16% (5) 75% (24)
illegal drug use (speed) (1144 votes since 30 Jun 03) 10% (109) 15% (175) 75% (860)
Artificial flavors colors & preservative (573 votes since 14 Jun 05) 6% (34) 19% (108) 75% (431)
Red wine (1983 votes since 25 Nov 02) 5% (104) 20% (387) 75% (1492)
restless tongue (158 votes since 28 Mar 08) 9% (14) 16% (25) 75% (119)
Kissing (1083 votes since 4 Nov 03) 7% (75) 18% (192) 75% (816)
Systemic Yeast Infection (82 votes since 24 Feb 10) 12% (10) 12% (10) 76% (62)
Strong coffee (887 votes since 28 Mar 04) 7% (59) 18% (157) 76% (671)
hand, foot, mouth disease (988 votes since 14 Sep 03) 11% (109) 13% (131) 76% (748)
Pollution/fumes (1901 votes since 25 Nov 02) 3% (52) 22% (409) 76% (1440)
Pesticide residues on fruit (623 votes since 6 Mar 05) 4% (27) 20% (124) 76% (472)
menstrual migranes (62 votes since 19 Jun 10) 16% (10) 8% (5) 76% (47)
parodontological treatment (1048 votes since 25 Jul 03) 7% (75) 17% (177) 76% (796)
Cancer Treatment - Chemotherapy (597 votes since 28 Mar 05) 11% (67) 13% (76) 76% (454)
Dermatitis herpetiformis/coeliac disease (21 votes since 25 Mar 13) 19% (4) 5% (1) 76% (16)
Birth Control Pills (1182 votes since 13 Sep 03) 5% (57) 19% (224) 76% (901)
monosodiumglutamate MSG (951 votes since 23 Oct 03) 5% (46) 19% (180) 76% (725)
Sorbitol -often found in gum, mints etc (1111 votes since 25 Jul 03) 6% (65) 18% (199) 76% (847)
Mouth shut and still for many hours (191 votes since 9 Jan 08) 9% (18) 14% (27) 76% (146)
Cinnamon, Sodium Bernzoate,Benzoic Acid (51 votes since 11 Mar 11) 14% (7) 10% (5) 76% (39)
Concentrated drinks (squash!) its true! (340 votes since 12 Nov 06) 10% (33) 14% (47) 76% (260)
Lupus (1307 votes since 25 Apr 03) 7% (89) 17% (217) 77% (1001)
cancer (524 votes since 5 Jun 05) 9% (45) 15% (77) 77% (402)
Fatty foods (2004 votes since 26 Mar 03) 5% (92) 18% (370) 77% (1542)
Mercury tooth fillings (794 votes since 19 May 04) 5% (43) 18% (140) 77% (611)
Behcets Disease (1485 votes since 12 Mar 03) 4% (64) 19% (278) 77% (1143)
haribo sweets (113 votes since 2 May 09) 8% (9) 15% (17) 77% (87)
Celiac disease (1202 votes since 16 Jul 03) 6% (74) 17% (201) 77% (927)
Nuts or seeds (1401 votes since 11 May 03) 6% (85) 17% (233) 77% (1083)
Catching them from someone else (691 votes since 14 Jun 05) 11% (73) 12% (83) 77% (535)
Bread (and other yeasty foods) (360 votes since 30 Oct 06) 8% (28) 15% (53) 78% (279)
Peanuts (1990 votes since 30 Dec 02) 6% (128) 16% (319) 78% (1543)
Vitamin C (98 votes since 10 Nov 09) 13% (13) 9% (9) 78% (76)
excessive dieting (686 votes since 23 Dec 04) 6% (41) 16% (113) 78% (532)
Giving up smoking (1845 votes since 25 Feb 03) 10% (181) 12% (229) 78% (1435)
Licking envelopes (552 votes since 3 Aug 05) 6% (32) 16% (90) 78% (430)
MSG (monosodium glutamate) (778 votes since 1 May 04) 6% (49) 16% (122) 78% (607)
Constipation or Bowl irregularities (55 votes since 3 Nov 10) 11% (6) 11% (6) 78% (43)
Detergent (left on plates/cutlery etc) (2067 votes since 23 Oct 02) 3% (59) 19% (391) 78% (1617)
msg (88 votes since 16 Feb 10) 10% (9) 11% (10) 78% (69)
Milk and dairy products (1075 votes since 22 Jan 06) 5% (55) 16% (172) 79% (848)
White wine (1395 votes since 12 May 03) 6% (77) 16% (217) 79% (1101)
Specifically Big Red Cinimmon Gum (404 votes since 11 May 06) 7% (27) 14% (58) 79% (319)
Class A drug use - Cocaine (1075 votes since 22 Jul 03) 8% (84) 13% (142) 79% (849)
Gluten (751 votes since 18 Aug 04) 7% (54) 14% (103) 79% (594)
certain strong cheddar cheeses (531 votes since 18 Sep 05) 5% (28) 15% (82) 79% (421)
Passive smoking (1243 votes since 11 Jun 03) 5% (68) 15% (189) 79% (986)
diabetes (931 votes since 4 Nov 03) 5% (45) 16% (147) 79% (739)
Passion Fruit (413 votes since 26 May 06) 6% (25) 15% (60) 79% (328)
Wheat, rye or barley (1686 votes since 22 Feb 03) 5% (78) 16% (265) 80% (1343)
Apples (1312 votes since 13 Jun 03) 7% (89) 13% (177) 80% (1046)
FRUITY BROWN SAUCE (193 votes since 3 Jan 08) 9% (17) 11% (22) 80% (154)
Bulimia (50 votes since 17 Nov 10) 12% (6) 8% (4) 80% (40)
Anything fermented (70 votes since 3 Jun 10) 7% (5) 13% (9) 80% (56)
candida (15 votes since 24 Mar 15) 13% (2) 7% (1) 80% (12)
Aspartame (850 votes since 10 Feb 04) 4% (37) 16% (133) 80% (680)
soy sauce (1357 votes since 9 May 03) 4% (54) 16% (217) 80% (1086)
Soy (containing Wheat) (66 votes since 5 Aug 10) 12% (8) 8% (5) 80% (53)
Ear Infection (46 votes since 11 Jun 11) 11% (5) 9% (4) 80% (37)
air conditioning (687 votes since 30 Jan 05) 3% (21) 16% (113) 80% (553)
gluten (160 votes since 30 Mar 08) 12% (19) 8% (12) 81% (129)
Pizza (heated cheese) (155 votes since 18 Jul 08) 10% (15) 10% (15) 81% (125)
Menopause (833 votes since 10 Feb 04) 5% (38) 15% (123) 81% (672)
behcets syndrome (83 votes since 29 Jan 10) 17% (14) 2% (2) 81% (67)
surfactants (26 votes since 30 Jul 12) 12% (3) 8% (2) 81% (21)
QUITTING SMOKING (47 votes since 15 Jun 11) 13% (6) 6% (3) 81% (38)
the pill (340 votes since 27 Aug 06) 7% (23) 12% (42) 81% (275)
cherries (110 votes since 12 Aug 09) 7% (8) 12% (13) 81% (89)
Gum shield to prevent teeth grinding (278 votes since 18 Apr 07) 8% (21) 12% (32) 81% (225)
Seasonal (79 votes since 30 Apr 10) 6% (5) 13% (10) 81% (64)
Wheat (74 votes since 24 Jun 10) 11% (8) 8% (6) 81% (60)
Pregnancy (781 votes since 22 Apr 04) 5% (40) 14% (107) 81% (634)
SOY (112 votes since 28 Mar 09) 8% (9) 11% (12) 81% (91)
Biscuits and bread etc (1257 votes since 20 Jun 03) 5% (65) 14% (170) 81% (1022)
suttons disease (1146 votes since 9 Jun 03) 2% (28) 16% (186) 81% (932)
Bananas (1650 votes since 28 Mar 03) 5% (88) 13% (219) 81% (1343)
Melon (907 votes since 16 Feb 04) 6% (55) 12% (113) 81% (739)
blackcurrent liquorice boiled sweets (162 votes since 23 Mar 08) 7% (12) 11% (18) 81% (132)
naproxen anti inflammatory drug (119 votes since 31 Dec 08) 11% (13) 8% (9) 82% (97)
Neurofen/Ibuprofen (228 votes since 11 Oct 07) 11% (26) 7% (16) 82% (186)
Radiotheraphy (462 votes since 1 Oct 05) 7% (31) 12% (54) 82% (377)
sulphides (647 votes since 13 Jan 05) 4% (25) 15% (94) 82% (528)
benzoates (579 votes since 8 Apr 05) 4% (25) 14% (81) 82% (473)
Salad Cream (2117 votes since 17 Oct 02) 4% (83) 14% (303) 82% (1731)
Asthma inhalers (936 votes since 8 Feb 04) 5% (47) 13% (123) 82% (766)
Antibiotics from Cancer surgery (926 votes since 18 Oct 03) 6% (52) 13% (116) 82% (758)
L-Term effect of childhood mononucleosis (657 votes since 27 Dec 04) 3% (22) 15% (97) 82% (538)
Alpha-linolenic acid (782 votes since 4 Mar 04) 4% (28) 14% (113) 82% (641)
Oral Lichen Planus (322 votes since 9 Jan 07) 7% (23) 11% (35) 82% (264)
General anaesthetic (656 votes since 18 Jan 05) 5% (34) 13% (84) 82% (538)
Tongue piercing (95 votes since 1 Aug 09) 9% (9) 8% (8) 82% (78)
Lichenoid Reaction ie allergies (73 votes since 27 Apr 10) 12% (9) 5% (4) 82% (60)
Aluminium (1732 votes since 15 Jul 03) 3% (55) 14% (250) 82% (1427)
lip gloss (455 votes since 21 Feb 06) 4% (20) 13% (60) 82% (375)
Onions (1982 votes since 26 Nov 02) 3% (60) 14% (286) 83% (1636)
sunburn to lips (298 votes since 5 Feb 07) 9% (27) 8% (25) 83% (246)
Beer (1013 votes since 27 Nov 03) 5% (55) 12% (121) 83% (837)
Strong Tea (860 votes since 6 Apr 04) 4% (32) 14% (117) 83% (711)
piercings (354 votes since 1 Aug 06) 7% (25) 10% (36) 83% (293)
playing a musical instrument (i.e.flute (755 votes since 31 Aug 04) 6% (44) 11% (86) 83% (625)
coeliac disease (134 votes since 21 Jul 08) 13% (17) 4% (6) 83% (111)
werthers originals (522 votes since 23 Aug 05) 5% (26) 12% (63) 83% (433)
Raw walnuts (1268 votes since 13 Jun 03) 7% (84) 10% (132) 83% (1052)
Holiday break from work (922 votes since 27 Dec 03) 5% (47) 12% (110) 83% (765)
Hi Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) (71 votes since 15 Jun 10) 10% (7) 7% (5) 83% (59)
Pill jaw (Ecstacy use - ILLEGAL) (488 votes since 9 Aug 05) 8% (39) 9% (43) 83% (406)
Smoking cigars (435 votes since 8 Dec 05) 8% (33) 9% (40) 83% (362)
Guava fruit (161 votes since 11 Mar 08) 6% (9) 11% (18) 83% (134)
Cinnamon (822 votes since 12 Aug 04) 5% (42) 12% (95) 83% (685)
dr. pepper (398 votes since 2 Jul 06) 7% (28) 9% (37) 84% (333)
onions (183 votes since 29 Feb 08) 5% (9) 11% (20) 84% (154)
airplane travel (521 votes since 27 Aug 05) 6% (29) 10% (53) 84% (439)
Wine gums (452 votes since 15 Feb 06) 6% (25) 10% (46) 84% (381)
Paracetamol (1101 votes since 31 Jul 03) 3% (28) 13% (142) 85% (931)
plums (1155 votes since 22 Jul 03) 4% (49) 11% (129) 85% (977)
Dairy products - high amine only (46 votes since 15 Jun 11) 9% (4) 7% (3) 85% (39)
Immunosupression med after transplant (303 votes since 7 Nov 06) 8% (25) 7% (21) 85% (257)
Nicorette (stop smoking gum) (1101 votes since 11 Jul 03) 5% (56) 10% (111) 85% (934)
Jelly Belly candies (20 votes since 7 Nov 13) 5% (1) 10% (2) 85% (17)
cheese (81 votes since 27 May 10) 5% (4) 10% (8) 85% (69)
mint (190 votes since 9 Feb 08) 6% (12) 8% (16) 85% (162)
sugar sweetened cereal (34 votes since 30 Jan 12) 9% (3) 6% (2) 85% (29)
dried fruits (as in fruit cake) (695 votes since 13 Jan 05) 5% (38) 9% (64) 85% (593)
Over-exercising (1161 votes since 24 Jul 03) 4% (49) 10% (120) 85% (992)
Lip balms (1156 votes since 19 Apr 04) 4% (42) 11% (126) 85% (988)
Garlic (468 votes since 15 Mar 06) 2% (11) 12% (57) 85% (400)
Blackcurrent (849 votes since 9 Mar 04) 3% (29) 11% (94) 86% (726)
Ice Pops (795 votes since 14 May 04) 4% (34) 10% (81) 86% (680)
Champagne (990 votes since 20 Nov 03) 4% (40) 10% (103) 86% (847)
yoghurt (651 votes since 3 May 05) 3% (18) 12% (76) 86% (557)
Losec (Omeprazole) (818 votes since 25 Jan 04) 2% (14) 13% (103) 86% (701)
sweeteners (35 votes since 12 Nov 11) 11% (4) 3% (1) 86% (30)
too much oral B vitamin (21 votes since 8 Apr 13) 14% (3) 0% (0) 86% (18)
White wine, should be here but cannot fi (21 votes since 1 Jan 14) 14% (3) 0% (0) 86% (18)
Cheese (156 votes since 18 Jul 08) 7% (11) 7% (11) 86% (134)
Glucose syrup (795 votes since 6 Apr 04) 3% (22) 11% (90) 86% (683)
use of anti-coagulants (637 votes since 18 Jan 05) 2% (15) 12% (74) 86% (548)
Peanut butter (294 votes since 11 May 07) 6% (19) 7% (22) 86% (253)
cannabis use (illegal) (513 votes since 6 Aug 05) 5% (26) 9% (45) 86% (442)
Sulfa antibiotics (196 votes since 21 Oct 07) 9% (18) 5% (9) 86% (169)
soy lethecin (471) (538 votes since 14 Jun 05) 3% (17) 11% (57) 86% (464)
Pop-tarts (379 votes since 13 Jul 06) 3% (13) 10% (39) 86% (327)
Dental Desensitizer (358 votes since 14 Jul 06) 4% (16) 9% (33) 86% (309)
Quinine (Tonic water) (88 votes since 10 Feb 10) 2% (2) 11% (10) 86% (76)
vegetarian diet (581 votes since 9 May 05) 3% (19) 10% (60) 86% (502)
HOT WEATHER (172 votes since 26 Mar 08) 5% (8) 9% (15) 87% (149)
Malaria profilaxis, Paludrin (793 votes since 22 Feb 04) 3% (20) 11% (86) 87% (687)
sangria (15 votes since 11 Jul 15) 7% (1) 7% (1) 87% (13)
Illegal drugs - magic mushrooms (458 votes since 28 Sep 05) 4% (18) 9% (43) 87% (397)
Advil (427 votes since 3 Mar 06) 4% (16) 9% (40) 87% (371)
acidic body ph: from sugar,dairy,wheat (23 votes since 1 Nov 12) 9% (2) 4% (1) 87% (20)
H. Pylori (77 votes since 21 Mar 10) 5% (4) 8% (6) 87% (67)
marmite (1574 votes since 21 Mar 03) 2% (35) 11% (169) 87% (1370)
Cerebral Palsy - muscular tension (440 votes since 2 Nov 05) 3% (11) 10% (46) 87% (383)
Chlorine (pool water) (78 votes since 20 May 10) 6% (5) 6% (5) 87% (68)
Almonds definitely inc extract in cakes (94 votes since 20 Nov 09) 7% (7) 5% (5) 87% (82)
Licorice (405 votes since 18 Apr 06) 3% (13) 9% (38) 87% (354)
Diabetes medications (40 votes since 2 Jun 11) 3% (1) 10% (4) 88% (35)
Sucralose (Splenda) (242 votes since 28 Jul 07) 4% (10) 8% (20) 88% (212)
Vasculitis (342 votes since 14 Jul 06) 5% (16) 8% (26) 88% (300)
Hormone Replacement Therapy (139 votes since 25 May 08) 7% (10) 5% (7) 88% (122)
Anything w/ the food dye: Yellow #6 (279 votes since 30 Mar 07) 4% (11) 8% (23) 88% (245)
during pill sugar strip (during period) (148 votes since 2 Apr 08) 6% (9) 6% (9) 88% (130)
Red 40 food coloring (249 votes since 13 Jun 07) 5% (13) 7% (17) 88% (219)
pemphigus vulgaris (42 votes since 9 Apr 11) 7% (3) 5% (2) 88% (37)
red meat (915 votes since 28 Jan 04) 2% (22) 9% (86) 88% (807)
constipation (34 votes since 12 Nov 11) 9% (3) 3% (1) 88% (30)
after an attack of Raynaud's Phenomenon (51 votes since 23 Oct 10) 4% (2) 8% (4) 88% (45)
Codiene (145 votes since 4 Jul 08) 4% (6) 8% (11) 88% (128)
Meat Of All Kind (680 votes since 10 Feb 05) 3% (18) 9% (61) 88% (601)
Pistachio (321 votes since 4 Jan 07) 6% (19) 6% (18) 88% (284)
methotrexate (396 votes since 26 Feb 06) 5% (18) 7% (27) 89% (351)
cox-2 antiinflammatories (125 votes since 23 Sep 08) 7% (9) 4% (5) 89% (111)
Sjogren's Syndrome (18 votes since 17 Apr 13) 11% (2) 0% (0) 89% (16)
electronic cigarettes (18 votes since 7 May 13) 6% (1) 6% (1) 89% (16)
Amlodipine tablets (101 votes since 20 May 09) 4% (4) 7% (7) 89% (90)
straws (suction) (370 votes since 24 Jul 06) 4% (14) 7% (26) 89% (330)
Iced Tea (regular or excessive) (75 votes since 29 Jul 10) 1% (1) 9% (7) 89% (67)
Xanthan Gum (19 votes since 6 Mar 14) 11% (2) 0% (0) 89% (17)
Too much meat (beef, pork, chicken) (116 votes since 17 Apr 09) 3% (3) 8% (9) 90% (104)
Olives (862 votes since 5 Mar 04) 2% (17) 8% (72) 90% (773)
Nicorette (stop smoking patches) (552 votes since 30 Apr 05) 3% (16) 7% (40) 90% (496)
Multiple Sclerosis (159 votes since 8 Jan 08) 5% (8) 5% (8) 90% (143)
Blue cheese (175 votes since 9 Feb 08) 4% (7) 6% (10) 90% (158)
Eggs (1937 votes since 11 Jan 03) 2% (34) 8% (151) 90% (1752)
CGD Carrier (21 votes since 5 Dec 12) 5% (1) 5% (1) 90% (19)
L-Arginine (21 votes since 28 Jan 13) 5% (1) 5% (1) 90% (19)
avocado (732 votes since 12 Nov 04) 2% (16) 7% (51) 91% (665)
Potatoes (they turn to sugar) (22 votes since 14 Jan 14) 9% (2) 0% (0) 91% (20)
Change in Altitude (lower oxygen) (245 votes since 6 Jul 07) 5% (13) 4% (9) 91% (223)
sesame oil (24 votes since 8 Jan 13) 4% (1) 4% (1) 92% (22)
Black beans (13 votes since 28 Sep 15) 8% (1) 0% (0) 92% (12)
SOY AND GLUTEN (13 votes since 4 Aug 15) 8% (1) 0% (0) 92% (12)
Wellbutrin (prescription) (292 votes since 29 Nov 06) 2% (6) 5% (16) 92% (270)
mirena iud (188 votes since 28 Oct 07) 4% (7) 4% (7) 93% (174)
Nicorandil (angina drug) (14 votes since 2 Mar 15) 7% (1) 0% (0) 93% (13)
modafinal (326 votes since 1 Aug 06) 2% (7) 4% (14) 94% (305)
Anti Snoring Spray (279 votes since 28 Dec 06) 2% (5) 4% (10) 95% (264)
amalgam dental fillings (19 votes since 17 Jan 14) 5% (1) 0% (0) 95% (18)
Rocket herb (19 votes since 16 Oct 13) 5% (1) 0% (0) 95% (18)
Chewing of tobacco i.e. Gutkha etc, etc (17 votes since 3 Oct 13) 0% (0) 0% (0) 100% (17)