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Parent of teens with food allergies agree that the best thing parents can do is not...
Most parents of children who have had more than one food allergic reaction will tell you that symptoms are never the same.
Common symptoms of a severe reactions, known as anaphylaxis or anaphylactic attack are: difficulty breathing , mouth/throat swelling, loss of consciousness, drop in blood pressure, hives diarrhea, vomiting, cramping, and the list goes on.
What might seem at first like a simple rash could be a warning