food allergy

The Lone Star Tick and Red Meat Allergy: Should You Be Concerned?

Recent headlines have grabbed attention due to proclamations of the Northward march of the Lone Star tick. Ticks are found... Read full post »

Food Allergy vs. Intolerance: Knowing the Difference

Food allergies affect roughly five to eight percent of all children. A food allergy diagnosis can dramatically alter one’s life... Read full post »

Peanut Allergy: Myths vs. Facts

Peanut allergy is a growing health problem, affecting approximately 2% of children. In the majority of children, peanut allergy begins... Read full post »

New Guidelines: Early Introduction of Peanut to Prevent Peanut Allergy

Why the New Recommendations? Prior recommendations for parents and pediatricians were to avoid introduction of peanut until after 3 years... Read full post »

Back to School with Food Allergies

Preparing to go back to school can be filled with mixed emotions for parents of a child with food allergy. ... Read full post »
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Oral Allergy Syndrome: The Hidden Allergy

Are you or your child one of the thousands of people who experience itching or swelling inside your mouth or... Read full post »
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A Cure for Food Allergies? Not Just Yet.

In the United States, approximately 5-8% of all children have a food allergy. Any one of the parents of these... Read full post »

Food Allergies: How to Safely Navigate Outings

Holiday celebrations with friends and family almost always center around food. While these visits are simply good times to many,... Read full post »