Tree Nut Allergy

  • April 29, 2018

    Hazelnut Allergy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Tree nuts belong to the group of eight most common food allergens. While people can develop allergies to all the types of tree nuts, including hazelnuts, almonds, pecans, cashews and others, allergies to hazelnuts are one of the most commonly occurring. The symptoms of hazelnut allergies can range from mild...

  • February 14, 2018

    Do People Allergic to Tree Nuts Also Have a Coconut Allergy?

    Coconut, or Cocos nucifera, is a type of tree nuts obtained from coconut palms. Like other tree nuts, coconuts may cause an allergic reaction in some people. However, compared to other tree nut allergies, people rarely develop a coconut allergy.   Allergies caused by tree nuts are one of the...

  • January 24, 2018

    Living with a Tree Nut Allergy

    When it comes to food allergies, allergic reactions to tree nuts are among the most commonly occurring. A tree nut allergy affects both children and adults and causes symptoms varying from mild to life-threatening. Mild symptoms may include watery eyes, a scratchy throat and minor itchiness, while more severe reaction...