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So you think you have a food allergy?

You may have cut back on certain foods thinking you're allergic, but experts say less than 5% of South Africans have true allergic reactions to food.

Food allergies among kids vary by race

A study of 817 children who were diagnosed with food allergies shows that race and ethnicity are important factors in how people are affected by food allergies.

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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. obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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