Does anyone in your family have asthma, hay fever, eczema or food allergies? If so, your baby might have a food allergy, too. Discuss your family history with your doctor and make sure you know what to look out for.
Concerned that your child has a food allergy? Have a look at the following:
- Food allergies in your baby’s first year
- Reducing the risk of food allergies
- Eczema and allergies in young children
- Allergic reactions
For advice on preventing or managing food allergies, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1 to talk to a registered dietitian. Or speak with your Public Health Nurse.