Contact: Christine Westendorf
American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
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)
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