Food Allergies and Intolerances

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.


Allergens

Foodsafety.gov

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


Food Allergies: Reducing the Risks

U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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


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).


Food Allergy 101

DHHS. NIH. MedlinePlus Magazine.

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


Frequently Asked Questions About Food Allergies

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

What are the main food allergens? What are the most common food allergy signs and symptoms? Find answers here.


Food Allergies and Sensitivities

DHHS. Office on Women's Health.

Find information on topics like gluten and lactose intolerance.


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.


Lactose Intolerance

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


What People With Lactose Intolerance Need to Know About Osteoporosis

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


Gluten Sensitivity

DHHS. NIH. 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.