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Food allergies aren't always obvious.

7 signs you may have a food allergy

From itching and swelling to issues swallowing, here are some signs you could have an undetected food allergy.
Commenters on the post stressed the dangers that come with mislabeling foods.

People are outraged after someone said they swapped the labels on meat and vegetarian products at a supermarket for a joke

Many people slammed label switching, describing it as inconsiderate and potentially life-threatening, after a Facebook user's post went viral.
Allergy sufferers sneeze in parks around Melbourne, Australia, August 26, 1998.

Your seasonal allergies are getting worse because of high levels of carbon dioxide — here’s why

As more carbon dioxide accumulates in the atmosphere, that leads pollen counts and distribution to increase as well, making allergies worse.
Allergies can cause you to feel congested.

7 signs you could have an allergy without realizing it

From developing a rash to feeling congested, here are some common signs and symptoms you're allergic to something without even realizing it.

9 remedies we use to tame our springtime allergies — from soft tissues to a powerful air purifier

Allergy season is here. Here are the best allergy medicines and remedies we use to get through springtime.

A helicopter set off a massive pollen storm while flying over Georgia, and the video will make you want to sneeze

A low helicopter flight by a West Point Wildlife Management Area team in western Georgia illustrated a nightmare for people with pollen allergies.
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A woman had an allergic reaction during sex and it may have been from her partner’s semen

A woman had a severe allergic reaction during sex, according to a new report. It could have been because of the contents of her partner's semen.

These vegan cookies are free of the 8 most common food allergens, but they taste close to the real deal

Partake Foods cookies are free from the top eight allergens, made with clean, organic ingredients, and contain less sugar than traditional cookies.
Food allergies can be life-threatening, but food intolerances aren't.

Half of US adults who think they have a food allergy don’t. Here’s what they could have instead.

Food allergies and food intolerances are not the same, even though they are sometimes confused for one another. Here's how to tell the difference.
Only half of adults who think they have an allergy actually have one, according to new research.

Half of adults who think they have an allergy actually don’t, a new study suggests

Nearly half of respondents with severe allergies developed them as adults, according to the results.