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People: Dr. Hemant Sharma
Are Lupine Beans Related to Peanuts?
Q: While traveling in France, I had a brioche from a bakery. I’d been assured there were no peanuts in… Read more »
What to Do If You Have a Reaction When Home Alone
Q: I’m a single mom and my teenager with multiple food allergies is alone in our apartment before I get… Read more »
Can You Be Allergic to Just One Type of Tree Nut?
Q: My child tested highly positive to tree nut allergy, but I know she has eaten foods with almonds and… Read more »
Can Fruit & Vegetable Allergies be Related to a Pollen Allergy?
Q: Over the past year, I started getting a terribly itchy mouth if I ate apples or pears or celery.… Read more »
What Type of Formula Can I Give to My Milk-Allergic Baby?
Q: I’ve been breastfeeding, and would like to begin introducing formula to my milk-allergic baby. I’m confused about which type… Read more »
Are Nuts and Peanuts Related?
Q: I understand my daughter being allergic to peanuts and soybeans – as they are both legumes. But following a… Read more »
How Do I Know Exactly When to Use the Auto-Injector?
Q: My 5-year-old is newly diagnosed with anaphylaxis to soy and peanut. I’m a little nervous about when to use… Read more »
Encouraging a Child to Eat After Anaphylaxis
Q: My 10-year-old with allergies to dairy, egg and peanut had an anaphylactic reaction four months ago and has been… Read more »
Is it Possible to be Allergic to Garlic?
Q: I have recently begun getting hives and diarrhea after eating foods containing garlic (which seems to be the only… Read more »