Food Allergies - What Increases Your Risk

You have a greater chance of developing food allergies if you:

You have a greater risk for a life-threatening allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) from food allergy if you:

If you or your child has a severe food allergy, always carry epinephrine and know how to use it. You should also wear a medical alert bracelet at all times. Being prepared to immediately deal with a severe allergic reaction reduces the risk of death.

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