Seafood Allergies Directory
Seafood allergies can be serious, and avoiding fish and foods containing seafood products is the only way to prevent an allergic reaction. The allergy may be to fish or shellfish such as clams, crab, shrimp, and others. Bits of fish or shellfish may transfer in kitchens with utensils or frying oils, so use caution when eating out. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how seafood allergies are caused, symptoms, treatments, and more.
Seafood Allergies: Spotting Problems on Food Labels
Find out how to spot hidden sources of seafood in prepared and packaged foods so you can avoid an allergic reaction.
Living With a Fish Allergy
Find out what foods to avoid if you have a fish allergy.
Food Substitutes for Fish and Shellfish
If you have a fish or shellfish allergy, you can still get some of their health benefits in substitutes. WebMD explains.
Foods That Can Trigger Asthma Attacks
Food allergies can be especially dangerous for people with asthma. Learn which foods to avoid if you also have food allergies and other precautions to take.
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.
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.