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A 40-year-old female asked:

which food allergies are likely to start in childhood? is it likely a 40yr old would suddenly have a reaction to peanuts, for example? just curious.

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Dr. Linda Green
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 45 years experience
Childhood allergies: Food allergies starting in childhood most often include eggs, milk, wheat, peanut, nuts and sometimes fish and shellfish. Adults are ore likely to become allergic to nuts, peanut, fish, shellfish.

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Last updated Feb 1, 2015

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