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Almond Extract and Nut Allergy

by SaraASR 8 years ago

Does anyone know if people who are allergic to nuts (like almonds) also have an allergy to Almond Extract. I am makin...


GmaChoo_choo commented 22 days ago

New allergy, need help with recipes (Benzoic Acid, Cinnamates, and Balsam of Peru)

by Rambutan2000 3 years ago

My wife was recently diagnosed with a number of food allergies. Not life-threatening, but the effects do seriously i...


KimberlyMcCotterSuenaga commented 28 days ago

Handling food allergies and intolerances out in the great beyond

by ChervilGeorge 2 months ago

Curious how all the foodies out there manage their food allergies/intolerances when away from home. I know for me it...


pumpkinspice commented 1 month ago

Replace Sesame in Spice Mix

by Nadybl 4 months ago

My son is allergic to sesame. So you could say it's fairly simple, when I encounter sesame, tahini or sesame oil in ...


salsailsa commented 1 month ago

Nut free macarons in Paris?

by anaticulae 9 months ago

My two girls are both severely allergic to all tree nuts and peanuts. But, they are fascinated with macarons and I wo...

John Talbott commented 2 months ago

Red wine allergy

by kathyph 2 months ago

I seem to have developed a red wine allergy. Even Rose' makes me deathly ill. It used to give me migraines but now, w...


kathyph commented 2 months ago

Pho Attack

by danna 8 years ago

I ate a nice bowl of Pho Tai about an hour ago. About the time I finished slurping it up, I felt this WEIRD sensatio...


Foxeyblue commented 2 months ago

Which USA-domestic beers contain propylene glycol?

by sweet100s 3 years ago

Does anyone happen to have already researched which domestic beers contain propylene glycol? I have developed an ...


Yeahthatsright commented 3 months ago

Food Elimination/Substitutions

by brilynn79 4 months ago

I had some testing that revealed many intolerances and am going to start eliminating. I mostly rely on take out and p...


Paris57 commented 3 months ago

Egg-free cake ideas

by acdashw 4 months ago

Does anyone here have ideas for baking a cake without using eggs? My son, whom I'm breast-feeding, has an egg allergy...

ninrn commented 3 months ago

bizarre cheese-mouth reaction

by messycook 13 years ago

The weirdest thing happened the other day....I ate a bite of some appelenzer (spelling?) and my mouth almost instantl...


jumpingmonk commented 4 months ago

Lisbon without onions

by alpha_ori 9 months ago

My wife and I will be traveling to Portugal for the first time in November. We’ll be splitting a week between Lisbon...


pshelley commented 4 months ago

Tokyo with peanut and soy allergies. PLEASE HELP!!

by AllergyMom 9 years ago

My husband, our two daughters and I are planning to visit Tokyo next Spring. Here’s the problem: my daughters are all...


bonnielo commented 5 months ago

Extremely weird butternut squash reaction

by Nyleve 12 years ago

Ok this was so weird. I know it's happened to me before, so it's not just a one-time thing but I just can't figure ou...


fism commented 6 months ago

Weird Alcohol Allergy: Are there other people who suffer from this?

by parkrangerolivia 9 years ago

Hi chowhounders...I was recently diagnosed with this weird GI disease (eosinophilic esophagitis) that makes my throat...


Allergicman commented 7 months ago

Traveling in Italy with Limited Diet

by travelingtummy 8 months ago

Hey Everyone! I'm traveling through Italy this month and am hoping for some advice. I eat a super limited diet due to...


travelingtummy commented 8 months ago

Mushroom Allergy

by marritt 1 year ago

Just purchased "The Negative Calorie Diet". It calls for mushrooms. Have allergy to them. Need substitutions ideas.


MsBees commented 8 months ago

Celiacs/GF: "or are you too scared?"

by GraceW 10 months ago

Weekly we've been having potlucks at a graduate class that I have to take for the summer. Each week one of the profes...


GraceW commented 8 months ago

Need help with a vinaigrette pasta salad

by cecropia 8 months ago

I have a family member who is allergic to nightshades and the mint family, and cannot even tolerate spices from these...

Ttrockwood commented 8 months ago

Quebec waiter may face criminal charge after serving fish to allergic customer

by Sooeygun 10 months ago

"This week, police in Sherbrooke, Que., arrested the 22-year-old waiter after a customer went into anaphylactic shock...

Sooeygun commented 10 months ago