Allergies (BabyCentre)

Useful information about allergies including baby allergy symptoms, baby allergy testing, asthma, eczema and hayfever. Answers questions like:

  • What is an allergy?
  • How common are allergies?
  • What is an allergic reaction?
  • What causes allergies?
  • Are allergies easy to detect?
  • How are allergies diagnosed?
  • When are allergies most likely to occur?
  • Will my child have allergies for life?
  • How do I treat an allergy?

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