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weluvgators

Hi! I've seen some of your posts and I was just wondering what your children's wheat allergy symptoms are? My daughter's are both gluten intolerant (no official celiac diagnosis though) and I've definitely wondered if our youngest might have a wheat allergy as well. Thanks!
Nov 09 2011 07:17 PM
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weluvgators

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Apr 10 2010 10:15 AM
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    Hi friended you because I have a severe wheat allergy and respond violently to airborne wheat exposure. I could have written some of your posts. In the past few weeks I was diagnosed with Celiac as well, by my doctor. We will be doing a genetic test soon to confirm it. (((((hugs)))) Airborne wheat is making my life so difficult. I cannot imagine being a kid and dealing with it.
    Jun 18 2011 04:26 PM
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    catsmeow
    I have found a solution to my airborne allergies. It's Zantac. Weird huh? The doc said it is a histamine 2 blocker, histamine 2 is made in the stomach acid. Apparently, there is a link between food allergies, asthma, and stomach acid. Anyway, I wrote a long post about it if your interested. It's titled "wheat allergy" and it is posted in the coping section. Maybe Zantac will help your child. I have not had an airborne reaction since the doc put me on it last week. It...
    Dec 09 2011 11:00 AM