Wheat and Other Food Allergies Section
Are you feeling stuffy, runny, achy and sneezy, with a scratchy throat, stomach ache and maybe even a skin rash? You may have an allergy to the most common grain in our diet, namely, wheat.
When outdoorsy types began showing up in Emergency with serious allergic reactions to red meat, doctors were stumped. Then an oddball insect connection emerged.
These chemical additives cause reactions that mimic allergy. But the reason why remains a puzzling mystery.
From sesame to kiwi, lentils and more, new allrgy triggers are cropping up in the changing North American diet.