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What other food allergies are associated with a peanut allergy?

Dr. Pina LoGiudice, LAc, ND
Naturopathic Medicine
From a naturopathic standpoint, many young patients have cow's milk, egg and even gluten allergies -- all of which can increase inflammatory cells in the body, thus causing increased susceptibility to an exaggerated reaction to peanut. In my experience, removing offending foods like cow's milk and gluten can often lower the child's reactiveness to other foods like peanuts.

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