Do you think you may be allergic to eggs? Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of egg allergies.
Recently diagnosed with a shellfish allergy? Think you may be allergic to shellfish? Learn about the symptoms of shellfish allergy, what foods to avoid on a shellfish-free diet, and how to live with and manage shellfish allergy.
Learn more about the symptoms of dairy (milk) allergies, the most common food allergy for young children.
Learn about the types, symptoms, and diagnosis of food intolerances.
Avoiding onions and garlic due to allergies? Learn the basics of cooking without onions and garlic.
Hypoallergenic infant formula, like Nutramigen, Neocate, and Alimentum, may be a good choice for babies with food allergies. Learn more about hypoallergenic infant formula here.
All the basics about fish allergies: Symptoms of fish allergies, what can masquerade as a fish allergy, and foods to avoid in restaurants and grocery stores.
Learn about the treatment of food allergies, how to treat food allergy symptoms, and the basics of allergy emergency treatment.
Do you have a tree nut allergy? Tree nuts include walnuts, cashews, Brazil nuts, macadamia nuts, chestnuts, and many other familiar nuts that grow on trees. Find out more about the symptoms and management of tree nut allergies.
Do you experience "red wine headaches" or has your doctor talked to you about histamine intolerance? Learn more about the symptoms and treatment of histamine intolerance and what to avoid on a histamine-free diet.
Are you lactose intolerant? Do you think you might be? Learn about the signs, symptoms, treatment, and diagnosis of lactose intolerance.
Learn the basics about eosinophilic esophagitis and other forms of eosinophilic enteropathy: signs, symptoms, what to expect at the doctor's office, and resources for coping with restricted diets.
Describes the method and purpose of a prick test or scratch test. A prick test is often used by allergists when a patient has clear allergy symptoms but is not certain which food is causing those symptoms (or whether the symptoms are caused by a food at all). They are often used when patients have hives, eczema, or hay fever symptoms.
An introduction to how the immune system works to cause food allergies.
All about buying, reading labels for, and what to expect from different kinds of wheat-free pasta and gluten-free pasta
Can food allergies affect eczema? Find out about eczema, food allergies, and what to expect at your doctor's office.
Wondering about sulfite allergy? Learn the basics of sulfite allergy -- how sulfites can cause asthma in people with sulfite allergy, which foods are high in sulfites, and how to dine out safely with a sulfite allergy.
The link between asthma and food allergies, and what patients with asthma or food allergies can do to keep both conditions well-controlled.
Shellfish allergies can make eating at restaurants treacherous. Learn tips for restaurant safety, the easiest kinds of cuisine to eat with a shellfish allergy, and shellfish reaction risks at many types of restaurants.
Hives are a common food allergy symptom. Learn how to recognize hives, common causes of hives, and when to call a doctor.
The gold standard for allergy diagnosis is the double-blind placebo-controlled food challenge, a form of oral food challenge. Find out how double-blind placebo-controlled food challenges work and why your doctor might recommend this test.
A RAST test, or radioallergosorbent test, is a type of blood test used to diagnose allergies. Learn how a RAST test works and what to expect at the doctor's office.