Allergy

Kids and allergies

Tips to prevent food allergies in children

Having a child with food allergies can be both traumatic and stressful. Moms-to-be can reduce the chances of their child developing a food allergy by following these guidelines.

Can iPads cause allergies in kids?

Covering an iPad's metal surfaces with a form-fitting case may be a quick an easy solution to skin allergies caused by nickel exposure.

Rapid increase in child food allergies

The incidence of food allergies among children has increased dramatically worldwide and South Africa is no exception. DietDoc looks at possible reasons for this rapid increase.

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Dr Morris is the Principal Allergist at the Cape Town and Johannesburg Allergy Clinics with postgraduate diplomas in Allergology, Dermatology, Paediatrics and Family Medicine dealing with both adult and childhood allergies.

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