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12/17/2011
...means that traditional blood or skin testing will be negative for the foods that cause FPIES reactions. Unlike traditional IgE allergies, FPIES reactions do not manifest with itching, hives, swelling, coughing or wheezing. Symptoms typically only involve the gastrointestinal system, not other body organs or systems. Final Thoughts FPIES is a rare condition that often goes undiagnosed, or can take a while to diagnose. This is because traditional allergy tests are negative and diagnosis is...
01/07/2014
...Many parents have concerns about food allergies in their children and a visit with the pediatrician is the typical first step in the evaluation. When meeting with your pediatrician, it is very helpful to know what questions they may ask to help them provide an accurate diagnosis, and also have questions of your own as well. To make the most of your visit, I have provided some tips and things to consider before your...
07/01/2015
...test have been wrong? What on earth was I going to feed my child from this point forward? Would this diagnosis affect his growth? How would these new dietary restrictions impact his nutrition? Do these thoughts sound familiar? For me, it signaled the starting line. Like it or not, I was running a marathon and it was time to start thinking strategy. Here are 10 proactive strategies to employ in your food allergy journey: 1....
​Food Allergy Conditions & Symptoms
07/20/2017
If your child has symptoms after eating certain foods, he or she may have a food allergy. But, what is a food allergy and what are the most common...
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09/26/2017
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Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES)
10/28/2021
Food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome typically affects infants and young children. It is also called FPIES – pronounced like the letter “F” followed by the word “pies.” FPIES is a rare type of food allergy that affects the digestive tract. Symptoms show up a few hours after eating. The hallmark symptom is severe vomiting. There can also be diarrhea, lethargy, dehydration, low blood pressure, and low body temperature. Milk, soy, rice, and oats are...
Eosinophilic Esophagitis | What is EoE?
09/25/2017
Eosinophilic esophagitis, or EoE, is a condition typically caused by food allergies. Allergens like the proteins in cow milk and wheat may be the culprits. EoE is sometimes called an eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorder (EGID). Eosinophilic esophagitis causes inflammation of the esophagus, the tube that connects your mouth to your stomach. This is due to a build-up of eosinophils, a type of white blood cell. Symptoms can be painful and may include trouble swallowing,...
FPIES: Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome
Food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome typically affects infants and young children. It is also called FPIES – pronounced like the letter “F” followed by the word “pies.” FPIES is a rare type of food allergy that affects the digestive tract. Symptoms show up a few hours after eating. The hallmark symptom is severe vomiting. There can also be diarrhea, lethargy, dehydration, low blood pressure, and low body temperature. Milk, soy, rice, and oats are...
   
 
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