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

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Allergy skin tests

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


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


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

Food allergies: Labels

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

Gluten-free recipes

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

Hives and angioedema

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

Know how to use an autoinjector when you have food allergies

Nasal congestion

Nasal congestion: Causes and when to see a doctor.

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