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.
A 6-year-old in Alabama is allergic to almost all food. Credit: Getty Images
Peanut allergies are hard enough. Wheat and dairy aren't any easier. But imagine if your child was allergic to food. All food.James DeLano, 6, has eosinop...The Alabama boy gets nourishment from formula fed through a stomach pump.
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.
I've known kids who were allergic to dairy products. I've known kids with allergies to peanuts, eggs, and a whole host of other things. I seem to be allergic to alcohol. But what if you were allergic to everything? What if the only things you could e...
I've been very open with my family's struggles with food allergies. My son has an immediate reaction to milk, which involves hives and vomiting. It is scary and I'm so thankful it isn't more serious. I have a friend, however, who has a child with a s...