New Adult With PA

Posted on: Mon, 06/08/2009 - 5:44am
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Joined: 06/08/2009 - 12:35

Hi all. I am looking forward to getting as much information as I can on this site for my new peanut/tree nut allergy.
I am allergic to fish and shellfish so I am used to having severe food allergies. However, the previous anaphalactic reactions were not as bad as the one I had a couple weeks ago. Took me by complete surprise as I have eaten nuts my entire life. I honestly thought it was my last day on earth. The last couple of weeks have been most interesting. I am glad this site is available. Thank you for your resources.

Posted on: Mon, 06/08/2009 - 6:07am
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Joined: 03/15/2009 - 21:46

Sorry to hear about your recent diagnosis, but glad you found the site!
At least you have experience with food allergies and food avoidance-that will certainly help you in dealing with this.
It could just be me-but it seems more and more adults are now being diagnosed with food allergies to food they've eaten their entire lives.
There are quite a few people with your exact situation here as well.
Best of luck and feel free to ask any questions as they arise.
Ruth

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