Food Allergies in Children: Highly Allergenic Foods (video) American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Food allergies in children can be frightening. And this might be one of the reasons why several parents choose to not introduce allergenic foods, such as peanuts and dairy, to their babies and younger children. But should these foods be avoided until kids are older? The answer might surprise you. Credit American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.