Archive for Food

  • May 18, 2018

    Can You Have an Allergy to Pineapple?

    Allergy to food is a relatively common condition affecting millions of people all over the planet. In most cases, such allergies are triggered by one or a few of the eight most common food allergens, that include: tree nuts, peanuts, milk, eggs, soy, wheat, fish, and shellfish. But in theory,...

  • May 4, 2018

    10 Myths About Food Allergies in Children

    Allergies to food are among the most commonly occurring allergic disorders. While lots of people, especially children, around the world are affected by food allergies, there are still many misconceptions about this condition. In this article, we will discuss 10 common myths about food allergies in children.   #1: Food...

  • May 2, 2018

    Food Allergies and Nutrient Deficiency

    Food allergies affect millions of people around the world, and the worst part is that they are not curable. Apart from causing a lot of annoying and even dangerous symptoms, food allergies may increase your risk for certain types of nutrient deficiency, since the only way to prevent the symptoms...

  • 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...

  • April 27, 2018

    Top 5 Applications for People with Food Allergies

    If you have a food allergy, especially to a food that is globally used in cooking, you most likely know how difficult it may be to find allergen-free food products in a grocery store. Besides, finding a good allergy-friendly place to eat out may become a real problem. The good...

  • April 25, 2018

    Where to Buy Allergy-Friendly Food: 6 Options for Allergy-Safe Grocery Shopping

    If you are trying to make healthy food choices, the main part of your daily diet should consist of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, proteins and a lot of water and other natural low-calorie beverages. The same applies to people with food allergies, no matter how severe their allergies are. Fortunately,...

  • April 21, 2018

    How to Live Healthy with a Food Allergy?

    Having healthy habits is important, if you want to maintain your health and keep your body fit. In this article, we will talk about how to follow a healthy lifestyle, if you have a food allergy. This will not only include recommendations concerning your allergy-free diet, but also cover other...

  • April 17, 2018

    What Is the Latex-Fruit Syndrome?

    Some people allergic to latex may also develop reactions after eating certain foods (such as fruits and nuts), while those who first develop an allergy to these foods may also have a latex allergy. This condition is called “the latex-fruit syndrome” and it can be explained by a phenomenon known...

  • April 16, 2018

    Are Penicillium Mold Allergy, Penicillin Allergy and Food Allergies Interconnected?

    Airborne mold fungus spores are one of the most common causes of allergic reactions leading to nasal congestion or runny nose, itchy eyes and coughing. There are various types of molds that trigger allergies. For instance, Penicillium, which is the most common indoor mold, may cause allergic rhinitis and asthma...

  • April 13, 2018

    What Is FALCPA and Why Is Food Allergy Labeling So Important?

    If you have a food allergy, you know how important it is to always check the ingredients contained in food products. Knowing how to read ingredient labels can literally prevent you from having a life-threatening reaction. The majority of food products available in grocery stores and supermarkets have an ingredient...

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