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Common Food Allergies

Common Food Allergies

Common food allergies are things like shellfish, peanuts, cow dairy. Here are the the following list of the top 8 common food allergies as reported from the Food and Drug Administration: • Milk • Eggs • Peanuts • Tree nuts (such as almonds, cashews, walnuts) • Fish (such as bass, cod, flounder) • Shellfish (such as crab, […]

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Food Allergies in Children

Food Allergies in Children

Food allergies in children can manifest in many different ways. Commonly, food allergies in general give rise to symptoms such as itching, hives, throat swelling and digestive discomfort. In severe situations anaphylactic reactions can occur causing the need for immediate medical intervention. This intervention could be the use of an antihistamine like Benadryl, an Epipen, […]

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Food Intolerances

Food Intolerances

Food intolerances can manifest in many different ways. People with typical food allergies will have food intolerances that give rise to hives, itching, pain the mouth, throat, and stomach, and in serious circumstances anaphylactic reactions (severe allergy) that may require hospitalization. Other food intolerances can be related to immune sensitivity to food through a process […]

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Food Danger

Food Allergy Symptoms

Food allergy symptoms can manifest in a wide variety of ways. Commonly people who have food allergy symptoms will often have itching or a rash on the skin after eating an offending food. For example, having an allergic reaction to cow dairy causing itching in the throat or a cough. Other food allergy symptoms can […]

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