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Food allergies a challenge during the holiday season

Full of big dinners and family gatherings, the holidays can be a challenging time for children with food allergies. So many homemade treats – without any ingredient labels. Food allergies can be challenging for hosts as well. Whether your child is a food allergy sufferer or you're hosting a gathering, it’s good to know what types of food can cause allergies. The American Academy of Pediatrics Web site offers additional information for symptoms of food allergies.

Last Updated March 19, 2009