In-depth

Alternative medicine

Acupuncture

Find out how acupuncture works, who should avoid it and what conditions it can treat.

Causes

Complications

Lifestyle and home remedies

Food handling and preparation are very important when you have food allergies. Discover ways to stay safe when you're at home or away.

Gluten-free recipes

Giving up gluten doesn't mean giving up taste. Check out these gluten-free recipes.

Prevention

Food allergies: Labels

Do labels list the foods you're allergic to? Find out what's included — and what's not.

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is the most serious type of allergic reaction. It often occurs rapidly after exposure to an allergen and may be life-threatening.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea can have many triggers, including viruses, bacteria, parasites and certain medications. Though unpleasant, most cases of diarrhea go away without treatment.

Hives and angioedema

Hives and angioedema — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of these common allergic disorders.

Tests and diagnosis

Allergy skin tests

Itching, sneezing and swelling: Find out what's causing your allergy symptoms.

Treatments and drugs

Know how to use an autoinjector when you have food allergies

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