The symptoms of celiac disease can involve multiple organs and range widely in both severity and type.
Do you sometimes feel sick to your stomach not long after eating? Have you noticed a pattern in the types of food you eat when this occurs? Perhaps you have experienced unexplained skin rashes (known as hives) or vomiting or diarrhea? Does your child refuse to eat a certain food, or complain that it makes… Read more »
An OAS reaction usually comes on swiftly and can recede just as quickly.
Janet Smith was sure she wasn’t overreacting. Her 18-month-old daughter Heather had terrible symptoms: she was throwing up eight times a day, her stomach was bloated, and her diapers needed to be changed constantly.
Q. My teenage daughter just found out she has a sun allergy. Can you explain what her symptoms mean, and what type of sunscreen she should be using to best protect herself? Dr. Skotnicki: Many patients develop itchy, red, raised lesions while on a sun holiday, or during the spring in North America. Though this… Read more »
To help you get the most out of that first visit, Allergic Living asked leading allergists for their recommendations – and what they wish patients knew before stepping into their offices.
Anxiety and phobias are consuming too many food allergy patients. It’s time to get serious about psychological needs.