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An Allergy by definition is the body's inappropriate reaction to an otherwise harmless substance. Allergies can manifest in many types of conditions that people usually don't equate with allergies. Typically people only think of seasonal allergies as the typical reactions such as runny nose, itchy eyes, sinus problems, etc. However, other conditions could be allergy related or they are affected by which include; headaches/migraines, skin conditions (eczema, psoriasis), IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Digestive Discomfort (constipation, bloating, swelling, indigestion, etc), ADD/ADHD, Asthma, Celiac Disease,
In today's society Food Allergies have a critical role in people's health. People's reactions to foods can manifest in the above conditions or they can result in anaphylactic shock that that have serious outcomes. Common foods related to anaphylactic shock are peanut allergies & shell fish.
Remember: Allergies don't cause Everything but Allergies can cause Anything!