Food Allergies by Luke Sederberg
Food Allergies Change People's Lives Forever
What Causes A Person To Be Born With Allergies?
Food allergies occur when your immune system reacts to a substance that most other people don't react to. Most people don't have food allergies severely, so its not a big deal. But if you do, it influences you to be more cautious.
What Is The Progress Made for The Study of Curing Allergies?
The progress for curing allergies is not far. Their trick isn't to use medicine but it's to make them eat small doses of what their allergic to at a time. If successful, they keep making them eat larger and larger portions. Studies show that out of 32 kids being testes, only 25% had allergic reactions. The progress is amazing but it still has a long ways to go.
Whats The Deadliest Food Allergy & What Percent of The People In The World Have It?
Being severely allergic to food seems rare but it's truly not. 1% of the world have a severe allergic reaction to peanuts. Peanuts are also the second most common allergy. They lead right behind milk.
1% of the world have severe allergies to this.
This is the most common allergy for people 3 years or younger.
Cautious! Food Allergies
150 to 200 people die from food allergies each year!