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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Food Allergy: Check out this mayo clinic article for your reading pleasure: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/food-allergy/ds00082/dsection=causes.
Dr. Martin Ostro
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
8 foods 90% cases: Food allergies are due to allergic antibodies (ige) to food proteins. Up to 10% of the population have ige to a food but eat it without problem as th ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: It is very well established now that acne is not due to food allergies, but certain bacteria on the skin. There is no need to alter your diet to trea ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Food allergy is a classic contributing factor that leads to exacerbation's in atopic dermatitis.
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Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Not uncommon: Eczema, asthma other manifestations of food allergies are common.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Perhaps 1/3 of childhood eczema is due to one or more food allergies. An equal number have positive blood or skin tests but avoiding food has no effec ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Not directly: Allergies do not cause fevers but secondary conditions related to allergies can cause fevers such as ear infections that resulted from fluid behind th ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: The common symptoms of food allergies are itching, hives and swelling (mouth, tongue, lips, throat), vomiting, diarrhea and in some cases asthma or an ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Especially in children too young to communicate effectively. Food allergies can manifest as itching, hives, swelling, vomiting and/or diarrhea. Any ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
39 years experience Psychiatry
No.: Although you will find some doctors, who insist that they can cause ADHD symptoms, the standard, majority view -- and my view -- is that they can't.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jacqueline Saladino
16 years experience Pediatrics
Skin issues: Food allergy is not associated with wrinkles. Some people with lots of allergies can have creases under their eyes, but not true wrinkles. Some people ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
FOOD ALLERGY: A food allergy can cause many symptoms: itching, tingling of the mouth, hives, swelling of the face and lips, wheezing, trouble in breathing, dizzines ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Never heard of it.

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