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A 31-year-old female asked:

Ate chicken soup w carrots, celery, potato & rice. 5 min in, my mouth & tongue went numb. allergy?

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Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 37 years experience
Possibly,: was it homemade or commercially processed? Many commercially processed soups contain preservatives and flavoring/coloring agents which you may be sensitive to but not a true allergy. Do some dective work, read the labels carefully and try a good homemade organic recipe.

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Last updated Feb 23, 2017

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