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Winand 1 Garrett Winand Price English 101 15 November 2007 Food Allergies Food Allergies is a big problem in today’s society, it causes discomfort, pain, and even death with many of the youth in America . Food allergy is a major problem because many people are ignorant of the seriousness of the issue . It is not a problem of the past either it is effecting the United States more and more in the present . People need to become more involved in helping to cure food allergies so other people do not have to suffer anymore . The major food allergies are with milk, egg, soy, wheat, peanut, tree nut, fish, and shellfish . A food allergy is someone’s immune systems reacting to a substance that it believes to be bad . (http://www . foodallergy . org/ ) This is very bad for someone who has an allergy because it can trigger a reaction that affects all parts of an individual, from the respiratory system, skin, cardiovascular system or digestive system . These reactions can occur by a tingling in the mouth, swelling of someone’s tongue or throat, someone having a hard time breathing, someone throwing up, breaking out into hives, stomach cramps, diarrhea, drop in blood pressure, passing out or even dieing . (http://www
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