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23 Non-Food Places You May Find Hidden Peanuts

23 Non-Food Places You May Find Hidden Peanuts

Peanuts can hide in surprising places, including in products that aren't meant to be eaten. Learn about 23 non-food items that can contain peanuts. If you or a loved one has a peanut allergy, you're almost certainly accustomed to checking...

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How Eosinophilic Esophagitis Is Diagnosed

Eosinophilic esophagitis is diagnosed with an upper endoscopy and esophageal biopsy. Allergy testing may also be recommended. Eosinophilic esophagitis is a chronic immune disorder that affects the esophagus. The esophagus is the muscular tube that...

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Symptoms of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Symptoms of eosinophilic esophagitis can include difficulty swallowing, chest pain, heartburn, vomiting, and food impaction. Eosinophilic esophagitis is a rare chronic condition that affects the muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach,...

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23 Non-Food Places You May Find Hidden Peanuts

Peanuts can hide in surprising places, including in products that aren't meant to be eaten. Learn about 23 non-food items that can contain peanuts. If you or a loved one has a peanut allergy, you're almost certainly accustomed to checking...

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The Symptoms and Management of Shellfish Allergies

Learn the multiple symptoms of having a shellfish allergy and how you could be allergic to one type of shellfish but not another. Shellfish allergy is the most common food allergy among adults in the United States. It's actually much more common in...

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Alcohol Allergies and Intolerance

Concerned about alcohol allergies or intolerance? Learn how some food allergies can affect your ability to drink alcohol without getting sick. If drinking alcohol, even in small quantities, gives you food allergy symptoms such as flushing,...

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An Overview of Peanut Allergies

Peanut allergy is common and can be life-threatening. Learn what you need to know about symptoms, diagnosis, and avoiding peanuts in this guide. A peanut allergy can cause a mild stomachache, a rash, or it may cause life-threatening breathing or...

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The Connection Between Annatto and Nut Allergies

Annatto isn't classified as a tree nut, but some report serious allergic reactions to it. Learn about annatto allergy and how to avoid annatto. Is annatto (also known as achiote) safe if you're allergic to nuts? Annatto is a seed, and it isn't...

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Eating White Chocolate With a Chocolate Allergy

People who are allergic or sensitive to regular chocolate may be able to enjoy white chocolate. However, they should check the other ingredients. If you're allergic to chocolate, you likely can still eat white chocolate. However, your reaction to...

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