Doctors Seeing More Children with Allergies

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More U-S children developing food allergies.

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New research from Northwestern University shows nearly 8 percent of children in he U-S have food allergies.

The study also found one in five of those kids needed emergency treatment within the past year for a life threatening reaction.

However less than half of allergic children had a current prescription for an epinephrine auto injector.

 

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