food allergy

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: allergy - allergic reaction to a substance ingested in food
allergic reaction, allergy - hypersensitivity reaction to a particular allergen; symptoms can vary greatly in intensity
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As someone who knows the importance of food allergy and intolerance awareness, ( Mitchell shared with International Business Times a few simple tips people can incorporate into their lives - whether they live with allergies or want to support others who do.
The levels of food allergy and intolerance in Ireland are growing regularly with more people determining that they are lactose intolerant or need to have gluten-free foods.
To mark food allergy and intolerance awareness week, which starts today, NHS Choices, the health information website for the NHS (, has launched a new tool to help dispel common myths.
As Food Allergy And Intolerance Week draws to a close he explained that food allergy is one of the conditions that come under the umbrella term intolerances.
"It's always been underestimated just how much food has an influence on health," says GP Dr Hilary Jones ahead of Food Allergy and Intolerance Awareness Week, which runs from January 25-29.

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