If, like most people, you think severe allergic reactions can only be caused by foods like nuts and peanuts, think again.
All the ‘priority allergen‘ foods can cause equally serious reactions but anaphylaxis can have the following non-food causes too.
With all the publicity around peanut allergy you could be forgiven for thinking the legume-of-choice of circus elephants everywhere (peanuts) would be the only thing that causes serious allergic reactions. Not so.
It is theoretically possible to be allergic to anything, but certain foods are responsible for over 90% of food allergies.
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Please note: The information on this website is for educational purposes only, although every effort is made to provide accurate and up-to-date information. Remember, there is no substitute for a full in-person evaluation by a registered health-care provider and your doctor should always be your first stop. I am not a doctor and I don’t claim to be one. I work in conjunction with your doctor, not in place of her. As with anything relating to your child’s health, at the first sign of anything serious, go see your doctor – you are your child’s advocate.