Food Intolerances and Sensitivities

Easy Ways to Make Your Child's Birthday an Allergy-Safe Bash

Birthday parties can pose problems for kids with food allergies. Many common food allergens lurk in store-bought cakes and other birthday treats. But hosting a food allergy-free birthday party may be easier than you think.

A food intolerance or sensitivity is not the same as a food allergy. Different food intolerances have different causes. An intolerance occurs when your body is unable to digest a certain component of a food.

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