• This is the best way to introduce allergens to babies

    1 day ago - By Today's Parent

    As a paediatric allergist I am constantly answering questions from friends, relatives, patients and colleagues about introducing allergens to babies. Many people have heard that it's important to introduce them early, but aren't clear on exactly why or how to do so.
    I strongly encourage early introduction of the major allergens, including milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, fish, shellfish and sesame into your baby's diet, as this is the best way to decrease their risk for developing food allergies. As a mom, I know this can feel overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Here are...
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