What can I do if I suspect I have a food allergy?

Ms. Vandana  R. Sheth
Nutrition & Dietetics Specialist

Schedule an appointment with your physician/allergist to do some allergy testing, maintain a food and symptoms diary, once diagnosed with a food allergy—strict avoidance is most important. Consider meeting with a registered dietitian specializing in food allergies to help you meet your nutritional needs while avoiding foods that you are allergic to.

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