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Why do people get allergies, is there any way to prevent getting them in the first place?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Allergies

When genes and environment interact, some genetically susceptible people become allergic.
Exposure to multiple kinds of animals in early childhood and introducing table foods to diet before age 6 months may help. The best way would be choosing non-allergic parents. :)

In brief: Allergies

When genes and environment interact, some genetically susceptible people become allergic.
Exposure to multiple kinds of animals in early childhood and introducing table foods to diet before age 6 months may help. The best way would be choosing non-allergic parents. :)
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