Our directory is intended as a resource for people with peanut and nut allergies. It contains foods, helpful products, and much more.
- What is a Peanut Allergy
- Foods to Avoid
- The Allergic Reaction
- Recognizing and Treating Anaphylaxis
- Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
- Medical ID Bracelets
- Support Groups
Peanut Free and Nut Free
Other Food Allergies
Testing positive to a food that has never been eaten
I am reading The Parents Guide to Food Allergies By Marianne S. Barber with a Forward by Hugh A. sampson M.D.
It clearly states on page 18 ,unfortunately it's impossible to test for an allergy to a food that has never been eaten,as the body will not have developed any IgE antibodies to it. How true could this be?