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If You Have Allergies To Mold, Can You Eat Cooked Mushrooms??
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A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

No you shouldn't but it depends. Some foods are made with a mold process that is different from mold and mildew from rain ir water. But foods to avoid are mushrooms, cheese, yeast and vinegar and… read more

posted February 12
I Am Glutin Intolerance. Does It Hurt Me To Have Some Now And Again
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A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

Yes! My doctor told me that you are more likely to worsen your allergy by continuing to introduce the food to your body. I know it can be a difficult adjustment, but I would recommend eliminating… read more

posted February 8
Dairy Allergies
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I have recently been experiencing shortness of breath. I’ve had testing done and they have ruled out heart, lungs and anemia issues. I’ve eaten yogurt and other dairy products more than I have. I’m going to have blood work done to determine what food allergies I have. My guess is dairy may be one.

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

Hi Mark. SOB is scary for sure. My allergist ordered prednisone as needed for flares and shortness of breath. It’s very helpful.

posted February 3
Does Anyone Have Angry Sore Eyes Because Of Food Reactions?
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A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

No but my eyes will itch

posted December 30, 2023
Has Anyone Had Their Blood Pressure Drop And Treated It Only With Benedryl? I Apparently Don’t Meet Criteria For Anaphylaxis.
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A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

Thank you! Yes that’s good advice, thx

posted January 21
Sea Salt/ Shellfish Allergy?
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Does anybody know what makes you allergic to sea salt? Drs don't believe me. I cannot eat shrimp either. Not sure if I have an allergy to shellfish.

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

On another forum, another person had also had a reaction from sea salt. She went to Mayo Clinic and the doctor had told her that sea salt contains "marine copolymers" (which another doctor told had… read more

posted January 14 (edited)
What Type Of Medicine Can A Person Take In The Morning To Help With Allergies That Will Help
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when I have breakfast in the morning and here is a different bread that I haven't had before than 30 minutes later my throat get sore and lips start to hurt. If there was something I could take that would help with the allergy in the event that I did eat something that I was allergy to but not enough to cause a full blown out reaction.

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

I am now taking a allergy pill first thing in the morning. It seems to help me some. Thanks to everyone for the updates. Happy Holidays.

posted December 7, 2023
White Bread - Sesame/tree Nut Free?
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I’m trying to find white bread for my grandson. But they all seem to say they contain sesame or made in a facility that processes tree nuts. It’s been frustrating. Any suggestions?

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member

Pepperidge farm sourdough and kings Hawaiian rolls

posted November 26, 2023
I'm Okay Today! The Sun Is Shinning And The Air Is Cooler :)
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member asked a question 💭

Looking to find some treats for my child. She is Ana to peanuts. No dairy baked eggs only no strawberry. I'm looking for cookies Candy or cup cakes. What are some brands that you Like or have tried.

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