Food allergy treatment
Food is an indispensable part of life. Yet, precautions must be taken to keep allergic food items at bay. In case of an allergy due to food, the following measures may be taken:
- One must always check for information regarding the contents of the food due to be consumed. If any ingredient turns out to be a form of allergen for the body, the preparation must be avoided. For instance, some people are allergic towards eggs, some towards peanuts. So, a product containing eggs such as cakes must be strictly avoided.
- In case of eating outside the house, it is advisable to look out for hygienic eateries and enquire beforehand about the components of the food item being ordered.
- n a daily basis, eating home-cooked meal always proves right since it contains the necessary nutrients without any allergy producing item.
- Further, in order to diminish and treat the allergic reaction, numerous medicines have been devised which may be taken under prescription by a certified doctor.
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Source: Onlymyhealth editorial team Dec 24, 2012
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