A 49-year-old member asked:
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how to tell if i am allergic to chocolate?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Allergy: Hives, itching, stomach upset, etc.
Answered on Mar 20, 2013

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