1 in 13 children in the U.S. have a food allergy. Credit: Getty Images
CHICAGO (AP) - Food allergies affect about one in 13 U.S. children, double the latest government estimate, a new study suggests.The researchers say about 40 per...Peanuts and milk were the most common sources.
Cooked milk, baked into muffins, could wipe out milk allergies in children faster than just avoiding milk products entirely. Credit: Getty Not all cures and remedies taste yucky, kids. For instance, you know what might help you get o...Researchers find Muffin Connection that may help kids overcome milk allergies.
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.
Watch A Related Video to This ArticleFirst-borns are more likely to be allergic to certain foods, a new study says. Credit: Getty Images "Thus says the Lord: About midnight, I will go forth in the midst of Egypt, and all the first b...Your big sister may pick on you, but at least she's allergic to peanuts.
Three to 5 percent of the population is allergic to milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts or seafood, The New Yorker reports. Credit: Getty The perplexing world of childhood food allergies is enough to make any parent break out in hives. ...Experts believe early exposure may actually help prevent food allergies later in life.
c Food allergies could be causing your child's ADHD symptoms. Credit: Achim Sass, GettyIf your child has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you may want to consider an alternative course of treat...A new study suggests that a special restricted diet should be part of the standard of care for all children with ADHD.
Peanut butter is off limits for many kids with food allergies. Credit: Corbis Parents who want to keep their kids out of ER may want to skip the milk, eggs and peanut butter aisles at the grocery store. A new study finds that food...Parents who want to keep their kids out of ER may want to skip the milk, eggs and peanut butter aisles at the grocery store.
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Would you hand your preschooler a bag full of live ammunition? Now you know how parents of kids with food allergies feel about Halloween. The treats so many children look forward to with glee can be deadly for those who suffer from reactions to pe...
Eating has always been a challenge for Tyler Savage. When he was younger, doctors told Tyler and his family that a stomach infection was behind the frequent pain, sickness and diarrhea he suffered every time he consumed food. However, when his weight...