You are very observant. Yes your toddler can be allergic to the elastic in diapers. He should now be regarded as being allergic to all latex products. So be careful with ballooons when he is a bit older. You will have to use the old fashioned toweling nappies for him which is quite a mission.Children who are allergic to latex are often also allergic to bananas, kiwi fruit, avocados and potatoes, so be careful about these possible food allergies.
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