Kids And Egg Allergies

If you're the parent of a child with an allergy to eggs. You know they can be hidden in a lot of places, from cakes to vaccines.

About 1 to 2 percent of children suffer from an egg allergy. A new study shows about two-thirds of such kids eventually outgrow their allergies.

In a study of nearly 900 kids, 37percent had outgrown their allergy by age 10. 68 percent were no longer allergic by the age of 16.

Study led by researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, December 2007.


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