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Mollusc and Crustacean Allergy | Two of the 14 Major Food Allergens  

What is a Mollusc Allergy?  The majority of major food allergies are triggered during childhood, but molluscs stand out as an exception. An allergy to shellfish can develop at any point during a person’s life, but is more common in adults. It can be caused by foods that you’ve eaten before with no issues.  While …

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Sulphite Allergy | One of the 14 Major Food Allergens

What are Sulphites? Sulphites are substances that are found naturally in some foods and drinks. They are also used as an additive to slow browning and discolouration in foods and drinks during the preparation, storage, and distribution processes. They are also used to prevent the growth of bacteria or fungi. Sulphites can be used in …

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