Food Allergies and Intolerances

Food Allergy - An Overview (PDF | 1 MB)

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.


Food Allergies: Reducing the Risks (PDF | 225 KB)

U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Learn about major food allergens, signs and symptoms, and where you can get more information.


Collage of Common Food Allergens MedlinePlus: Food Allergy

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Find the latest news and information on food allergies, including diagnosis, prevention, and more. Also in Spanish.


Food Allergy

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Explore research being done to help better understand, prevent, and manage food allergies.


Food Allergies: What You Need to Know

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Learn about the Food and Drug Administration's role related to food allergy labeling. Also available in PDF (PDF|473 KB) and Spanish (PDF|825 KB).


Allergies and Food Sensitivities

USDA. NAL. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

Find resources on food allergies, with separate sections devoted to specific allergens.


Food Allergies and Intolerances Resource List for Consumers (PDF | 252 KB)

USDA. NAL. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

Find resources (articles, pamphlets, books) on food allergies and intolerances for the consumer.


Food Allergies, or Just Food Fussiness? (PDF | 276 KB)

USDA. FNS. Team Nutrition.

Do you suspect your child has a food allergy? Read what you can do to help your child.


Information for Consumers: Food Allergen Labeling And Consumer Protection Act of 2004 - Questions and Answers

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Read about the law which requires food labels to state when they contain certain major food allergens. Read the full text of the Law (Public Law 108-282).


Celiac Disease

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Also in PDF |161 KB.


Lactose Intolerance (PDF | 343KB)

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Find out the what, why, who, and how of lactose intolerance.


MedlinePlus: Lactose Intolerance

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Find links to resources about lactose intolerance, including diagnosis, clinical trials, and organizations. Also in Spanish.


Milk and Milk Products Lactose Intolerance

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Also in PDF |343 KB.


What People With Lactose Intolerance Need to Know About Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. NIAMS. Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center.