Wheat Allergy Directory
Many people are allergic to proteins in wheat. The easiest way to avoid triggering this allergy type is to avoid foods with wheat. Check labels or ask if you're unsure if the food contains wheat. A gluten-free diet may help you in establishing a nutrition plan. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about wheat allergies including causes, symptoms, treatments, and a diet plan.
Wheat Allergy: Spotting Problems on Food Labels
WebMD helps you identify hidden sources of wheat and gluten in packaged and prepared foods.
Common Allergy Triggers
WebMD provides a comprehensive overview of common allergy triggers, including pollen, pet dander, mold, dust mites, insect stings, latex, foods, and drugs.
Food Substitutes for Wheat Allergy
If you have a wheat allergy, there are substitute ingredients you can use for wheat in recipes and in your diet. WebMD explains.
Information on how a wheat allergy can affect your life and tips for living with one.
Food Allergies: Types, Triggers, and Eating-Out Tips
WebMD's expert discusses living with food allergies and food intolerances, and how to avoid allergenic foods at home and in restaurants. Learn the facts about both child and adult food allergies.
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.
Children With Special Dietary Needs
Get the facts about your kids’ food allergies and intolerances in this Q and A with an allergy expert.
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.
Slideshows & Images
Common Allergy Triggers
From pollen and pets to food and bugs, find out the most common things that can trigger allergy symptoms.
Starting a gluten free diet? Let this slideshow help. Get the facts about gluten free foods -- with tips on what to avoid, what to enjoy, and delicious, gluten-free alternatives to keep you healthy and happy.
Life-Threatening Allergy Triggers
From insect stings to nuts and shellfish, see what can trigger anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction, and how to be prepared for an allergy emergency.