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what causes you to have dark chocolate allergies?

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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Milk or peanut: Allergy to chocolate is usually a reaction to milk or a nut/peanut ingredient. True chocolate allergy to the cacao bean is unusual but seen more common in workers who process the beans rather than consumers who eat chocolate.
Answered on Sep 21, 2013

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