Food intolerance and food allergies have different causes, pose different threats and often require different treatments. Here’s why seeing a specialist who can help you figure out the difference between the two matters for your quality of life.
Giving a baby a new food to try is fun, and it should be. Yet in recent years, scientific evidence has accumulated quickly on what foods to introduce when and how to best prevent allergies — leaving parents to keep track of it all.
Allowing passengers to pre-board would give them time to clean their seating area and reduce the potential exposure to allergens.
Find out where the District ranks on a list of the 10 most allergy-friendly states for dining out with food allergies.
Food allergies are on the rise across the country, according to two new studies by the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Two slices of toast, some butter and a knife. That’s all this U.K. father needs to create food art masterpieces.
A Maryland allergist says it’s not too early to prepare for going back to classes. There are forms to fill out and questions to be asked of teachers and school health professionals.
WASHINGTON — The most welcome sight this Halloween for kids with severe food allergies may well be a teal pumpkin. It’s part of an effort to make it a happy and safe Halloween for those…
WASHINGTON — Parents of kids with food allergies live with a lot of uncertainty, but a new test might just give them some much-needed answers. Current testing can only determine whether someone is allergic to…
The start of a new school year can be a challenging time for any
child. But it has the potential to be exceptionally tough for students with
severe food allergies.
Food allergies in children have risen 50 percent since the late 1990s, with Maryland and D.C. having some of the highest rates in the country. And no one knows why.
St. Mary\’s County school officials say new rules
for school visitors are really recommendations
and will not take effect immediately.
When planning your next potluck dish, it doesn\’t hurt to be mindful of the growing number of food allergies. Here are some recipes safe for potluck attendees with allergies.
A website is taking the risk out of dining out for food allergy suffers.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.