Food Allergy occurs to people due to their body’s system being intolerant to particular dishes and it can show up in different ways. The condition can affect the respiratory system. Some of the symptoms include a tingling feeling in the mouth, vomiting and skin rashes.
HOW IS FOOD ALLERGY DIAGNOSED?
Symptoms include anything from rashes to teary eyes and constant sneezing or vomiting along with stomach cramps and diarrhoea. Skin tests and blood tests are done to identify the food allergies. Your general physician may also conduct a food tolerance test he suspects a food allergy.
HOW IS FOOD ALLERGY TREATED?
There is currently no cure for food allergies. Proper diagnosis is essential to help in preventing the symptoms by completely avoiding the food. Medications will help in dealing with reactions or symptoms.
DID YOU KNOW?
It is found that more than 50 million Americans are allergic to some kind of food.