Q: I’m a university student with food allergies. I’ve heard that if you accidentally eat a food with your allergen while also drinking alcohol, your allergic reaction will be worse. Why would that happen?
Q: My son goes to high school this fall and wants to try out for the football team. He has peanut and nut allergies, so is there a risk of him coming in contact with nut residue on the ball? Other boys will eat products containing these foods.
Using creams with food-based ingredients on broken skin could cause new food allergies to develop, concludes a case report published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.
A European study suggests that increased variety of food within the first year of life may protect against allergy