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Food Allergies and Intolerances

Foodsafety.gov

Learn more about food allergies, and sign up for allergy alerts.

HHS. Food and Drug Administration. 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).

HHS. National Institutes of Health. MedlinePlus Magazine

This issue covers the basics on food allergies, and provides resources for more information.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

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

Food and Drug Administration

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

HHS. Office on Women's Health

Find information on topics like gluten and lactose intolerance.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

People with gluten sensitivity have problems with gluten. It is different from celiac disease, an immune disease in which people can't eat gluten because it will damage their small intestine. Learn about gluten-free diets.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

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

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center

Read about the link between lactose intolerance and osteoporosis.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

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