Foods

Food allergy is very common, but often not recognised.
The top ten food allergies are:

  • Milk
  • Egg
  • Peanut
  • Tree nuts
  • Soy
  • Fish
  • Shellfish
  • Wheat
  • Gluten
  • Fruits
How common?

At least 10% of children have some sort of food problem.

Recommendation

If you or your child has on-going symptoms, including “sick, tired and grumpy” – then get a paediatric assessment for food allergy / food intolerance.

The Childrens Clinic, Christchurch can help you with diagnosis and management.
Getting children healthy again.