Nut Allergies Directory
Nut allergies are a common type of food allergy. They can be life-threatening. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about nut allergies, symptoms, treatments, and much more.
Peanut Allergy-Topic Overview
What is a peanut allergy?A peanut allergy is a reaction that occurs when your body mistakenly identifies peanuts as harmful substances. When you eat peanuts or food containing peanuts, your immune system-the body's natural defense system that fights infections and diseases-overreacts and can cause a serious, even life - threatening response.What causes a peanut allergy?An allergic reaction occurs
Food Allergy and Food Intolerance -- Allergic Reactions, Symptoms, Treatments
WebMD provides an overview of food allergies and intolerances, their symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatments.
Finding Your Food Allergy Triggers With a Food Diary
Learn how to use a food diary to identify your food allergy triggers.
Food Allergy Guidelines
These food allergy guidelines stress smart testing and smart eating.
Serious Food Allergies: How to Keep Your Teen Safe
It's challenging to be the parent of a teenager under the best of circumstances. But if your teen has serious allergies, parents face a whole new set of concerns. Learn how to manage serious allergies and keep your teen prepared at all times.
Relief for Allergies at School
To keep allergies at school under control, work closely with teachers, coaches, the school nurse -- and your child. Here are top tips to help your child control allergies at school.
Food Allergies: Protect Your Child at Home and Away
Whether at home or away, dealing with your child’s food allergies can be challenging. Take steps to safeguard your child from cross-contamination, food allergy triggers, and other food allergy dangers.
Relief for Allergies While Traveling
Traveling with allergies raises a whole new set of challenges in getting relief for allergies. Try these tips for allergy relief on the road.