Other Possibilities

It is not known whether food allergy can be confined to occasions when the pollen count is high or when the individual consumes certain other foods. There are no objective studies that address the complex issue of the possible additive effect of orally ingested and possibly inhaled antigens. There are subjects with allergy to foods in whom the severity of adverse reactions clearly varies from time to time, but the reasons for this variability are not known.

See also: Dairy Products. Eggs. Food Allergies: Diagnosis and Management. Food Intolerance. Fruits and Vegetables. Immunity: Physiological Aspects. Nuts and Seeds.

Food Allergies

Food Allergies

Peanuts can leave you breathless. Cat dander can lead to itchy eyes, a stuffy nose, coughing and sneezing. And most of us have suffered through those seasonal allergies with horrible pollen counts. Learn more...

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