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One in ten adults in US has food allergy, but nearly one in five think they do

Posted on Jun 5, 2019 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the January 7, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Over 10 percent of adults in the U.S.—over 26 million—are estimated to have food allergy, according to a study published in JAMA Network Open that was led by Ruchi Gupta, MD, MPH, from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University. However, researchers found that 19 percent of adults think they are currently food allergic, although their reported symptoms are inconsistent with a true food...

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