How Many Have Had Reactions to Non-Food Items?

Posted on: Thu, 09/22/2005 - 2:17pm
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A lot of us, when we begin the PA journey think that we only have to worry about food. Then, through learning (a lot of times here), we learn that we have to be cautious of non-food items as well, like toiletries, etc.

For those of us dealing with PA only, a lot of us avoid tree nuts and have come to do so even with tree nut products in toiletries. I know our family does.

Of course, for those dealing with PA and TNA, the concern is even greater and more difficult.

I have seen a lot of discussion lately about non-food items and concerns thereof, and I was wondering how many PA children/adults have had a reaction to a non-food item? And if so, do you know the exact cause or was it a *mystery*, the answer never to be learned?

Or, for those dealing with TNA as well, was it a TNA reaction to a non-food item?

Many thanks and best wishes! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

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