Children are usually more susceptible to food allergies. Find out why children can contract a food allergy and what you can do to prevent them from acquiring food related allergies.
WHAT'S INSIDE: FOOD ALLERGIES
- Food Allergies in Children
- Food Allergy Information
- Dairy, Eggs and Meat Allergies
- Peanut Allergies
- Shellfish Allergies
- Wheat and Gluten Allergies
- Other Food Allergies
No food can cause an allergic reaction the first time it's ingested. However, severe reactions can occur any time afterward. See some of the most common foods that trigger allergies.
If your child has food allergies he may have itchiness, rashes or swelling; gastrointestinal symptoms, such as abdominal pain, diarrhea or vomiting; or respiratory symptoms. See common foods that may be causing these reactions.