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Allergy-Friendly and Gluten-Free Holiday Baking List

Following are many of Allergic Living’s great holiday baking recipes. All recipes are free of gluten and the top allergens. Desserts and Other Sweet Treats Sugar ’n Spice Cookies Festive Chocolate Yule Log Hot Chocolate Cookies Gingerbread Trees with Lemon Icing  Vanilla Chai Sandwich Cookies Free-From Gingerbread House Chocolate-Dipped Apricot Biscotti  Lemon Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies […]

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Can alcohol make food reactions worse?

Does Alcohol Make Food Reactions Worse?

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?

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How to Read a Label When You Have Food Allergies

The tricks to understanding package labels.

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Ask the Allergist: Idiopathic Anaphylaxis

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Latex & bananas

Ask the Allergist: Latex and Bananas

Q. We’ve just learned that my daughter is allergic to latex. My doctor listed things she has to avoid now – like most balloons, BandAids, apples and bananas. I get balloons and bandages, but bananas? Can you clarify?

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Virginia Kids Show High Level of Meat Allergy

A unique allergy to red meat, related to tick bites, has been found in a significant

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What Causes Your Reaction to Alcohol?

Asthma. For some, even a sip or two of wine can make their airways tighten and inflamed – and a common trigger is sulfites, added to wines as a preservative. (Contrary to popular belief, white wines usually have more sulfites than reds.) Even the wines labeled “sulfite-free” usually contain small amounts of the substance because […]

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Scientist Discovers Big Clue in Wine Reactions

Glycoproteins, which have similarities to big allergens like latex, ragweed and kiwi, may be the key culprit behind wine allergies.

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Spice Allergy: On the Rise and Difficult to Spot

Allergies to spices are difficult to detect and on the rise, says allergist Sami Bahna.

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Profile: Author John Grisham’s Allergy Mystery

He’s known for his bestselling novels and the hit films they inspired: The Firm, A Time to Kill, The Pelican Brief, The Client, to name a few. His dashing protagonists unlock secrets, ferret out corruption, and bring culprits to justice. But 12 years ago author John Grisham found himself caught in his own personal thriller, […]

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