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food hypersensitivitySee Food allergy, food intolerance.
Patient discussion about food hypersensitivity
Q. Can you define celiac as a food allergy? and if you can- how come you can't treat it with alternative medicine- like you do for other types of food allergies???
Q. How long does it take for an allergy to occur after eating a food? Ok, I am allergic to peppers, each time I get an allergic reaction it takes longer and longer for the allergy to occur last time it was nearly 10 hours after eating the food this time it was 17 hours after eating the food. Is this even possible? I thought reactions occurred at max 4-6 hours after eating the food
Q. Is it possible to show external symptoms with a food allergy? The research I've done only mentions irritation of the throat and mouth, wheezing, etc. But is it possible to develop hives and itching on your back, arms, legs, but not have any irritation in your throat, mouth, etc, when you're affected by a food allergy, such as soy? Also, is it possibly a food allergy if the hives take a long time to go away, maybe a day or two?
My skin whelps up, turn's red and itches like nothing else...
I hope that this helps and good luck with your allergies!