Food Allergies

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Milk A Hidden Danger In Dark Chocolate For Those With Allergies

Chocolate a common source of hidden milk. And milk is a common reason for allergic reactions.


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Giant Eagle Issues Recall Due To Undeclared Allergens

Giant Eagle has issued a voluntary recall for several products due to undeclared egg and milk allergens.


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Teal Pumpkins Used To Denote Houses With Allergy-Safe Treats This Halloween

Halloween can be scary for kids with allergies, and challenging for their parents.


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Fighting Vs. Fueling Allergies With Food

Spring allergies are in full bloom and you may already be taking medicines to prevent or treat symptoms. But is there anything else you can take?


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How To Make Sure You Child With Allergies Is Safe At School

Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA by Dr. David Skoner of Allegheny General Hospital Director of Allergy and Immunology.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/13/2012

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Doctors Seeing More Adults Developing Allergies

We’ve all heard about kids developing allergies – but adults? Doctors are seeing it more and more: adults who were never allergic to anything suddenly developing them.


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Experts Offer Advice On Watching Out For Halloween Candy Allergies

Who can resist Halloween candy? If you have food allergies, it may be in your best interest. Most candy treats contain at least one of the top three allergy triggers for kids.


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Food Allergies, Early Eating Patterns Not Related

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Will keeping young children away from certain foods keep them away from allergies later in life? Three to five percent of the population is allergic to certain foods. Is the timing of […]


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Food Allergies Spur Emergency Room Visits

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Emergency room visits because of food allergies are up. “We think it’s due to a variety of factors. Some of it may be related to how we live today. We live in […]