FOOD ALLERGIES

FOOD ALLERGIES

Almost any food can cause an allergic reaction. However, eight foods account for 90% of all food allergies in the U.S. Symptoms can be mild – rashes, hives, swelling. Or they can be severe – trouble breathing, loss of consciousness – and even fatal.

Diagnosing a food allergy can be tricky. It might not be obvious which food is causing symptoms. At KCAA, we are trained in performing proper diagnostic testing to correctly identify food allergens.

Many children with milk or egg allergies will eventually be able to tolerate these foods. However, childhood food allergies may be predictive of things to come. Children with food allergies, especially egg allergies, have a 50 – 90% chance of developing other allergies and asthma when older.

Kansas City Allergy & Asthma - Food Allergies

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All Locations Closed October 22 (FRI) from 10a – 1p
Last Allergy Injection Clinic shot at 9:30a. Injections resume at 1p.

Overland Park Office
  • Allergy Injection Clinic closed MON, TUES, THURS at 5:30p
  • ReadiClinic temporarily closed

Lee’s Summit Office
  • Patient Care – open WED 8a – 12p and 1:30p – 5p for patient care
  • Allergy Injection Clinic – open WED 8a – 11:30a and 1:30p – 4:30p
  • Allergy Injection Clinic temporarily closed on THURSDAYS

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