Nuts are among the most common food allergy. Credit: Getty Images Food allergies among children are more common today than they were 10 years ago, says Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson, a Seattle-based pediatrician and mom to two young boys. ...Food allergies among children are more common today than they were 10 years ago. Why that is, however, is under debate.
Today Archer (my four and a half year old) had her first desensitization treatment. These are a series of oral treatments given in a series. The idea is to reduce reactions to allergens by slowly increasing the levels. Sounds like a great plan eh? Ex...