Advertisement

How can food allergies cause food phobias in kids?

Vandana  R. Sheth
Nutrition & Dietetics
Experiencing a food allergic reaction especially a severe reaction can be very traumatic for children. This might lead to kids developing food phobias. However, with education, support and positive guidance from the child's healthcare team (parents, physicians, dietitian), we can address food phobias in a positive manner.

Continue Learning about Food Allergies & Food Intolerance

How might managing food allergies get harder as my child gets older?
Ms. Vandana  R. ShethMs. Vandana R. Sheth
Kids with food allergies might get teased by others who might not understand why they are different ...
More Answers
Can I eat non-dairy foods if I have a milk allergy?
Intermountain HealthcareIntermountain Healthcare
"Non-dairy" foods may still contain milk proteins, so if you have a milk allergy, take time to read ...
More Answers
Why Is Healthy Digestion Important?
Why Is Healthy Digestion Important?
All About Milk Alternatives
All About Milk Alternatives

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.