What sorts of resources are there for new moms worried baby has allergies?

What sorts of resources are there for new moms worried baby has allergies?

My 7 month old has tried eggs twice, the first time she had a rash on her tummy and my doctor told me to give it a few months and try again because it might not be an allergy, she just might not have been ready, we did today and within 5 minutes she had a rash around her mouth. I took the eggs away and so far she is her normal self, that was about an hour ago and the rash is all ready almost gone.

Also wondering about a peanut allergy, my… read more

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

My son is allergic to eggs and hey tested him for peanut allergy which he was negative to. My allergist said with his eczema and egg allergy he will almost positively DEVELOP a peanut allergy if not introduced to peanut butter on a regular basis. I would go to an allergist and have her tested so you can introduce it and prevent the allergy

posted 10 months ago
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

I would schedule an appointment with an allergist. Have a bloodctest for peanuts and a scratch test. It’s better knowing for sure so you can prepare.

posted 11 months ago
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

Remember your baby is half you! yes, go schedule appt with allergist and ask for testing so you can know. She may not be allergic to peanuts or if she is it may be like your hubs but she may not be as allergic. It will be good for you to know! Once you know you can accommodate! Hang in there and thank you for loving and caring so much, u are a wonderful mother

posted 11 months ago
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