A 47-year-old member asked:

I am now convinced that i have type of oral allergy. the thing i don't understand though is i. should i just stay away from apples, grapes, etc?

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Dr. Linda Green
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 47 years experience
Oral allergy: Most people with oral allergy syndrome can tolerate cooked fruits and sometimes peeled fruits. Avoidance of raw fruits which trigger the symptoms is best unless symptoms are minimal. Treatment of the underlying pollen allergy with immunotherapy can often help oral allergy syndrome as we'll.
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