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Misc.kids Frequently Asked Questions:
Allergies and Asthma

Other Web Sites


A collection of other web sites of interest to allergy and asthma patients. If there are sites that should be included, please send e-mail to <kupstas@cs.unc.edu>, and I'll try to get the information in.

This FAQ is posted regularly to news.answers and misc.kids.info.

For a list of other misc.kids FAQ topics, look for the FAQ File Index posted to misc.kids.info or tune in to misc.kids.

Collection maintained by Eileen Kupstas Soo (kupstas@cs.unc.edu)

There are many contributors involved in this FAQ.. many thanks for all the work!

© 1996-2007 Eileen Kupstas Soo

This page (http://www.cs.unc.edu/~kupstas/FAQ_web.html) last modified: February 12, 2001

Links to Other Web Sources

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Information sites

Commercial sites

Government, Institutions, Groups

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Internet groups, FAQs, etc.

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Medical News and Publications

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Other General Web Pages of Interest

General information:

Food Information:

Medications:

Education:

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Airborne Allergen Information

General Food Allergy Information

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Gluten-Free Diets/Grain Allergies

Note: Gluten is a protein found in a number of grains, including wheat, rye and oats. Celiac sprue, or just celiac, is the term used to decribe the disease of being sensitive to gluten.

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Egg and/or Milk free Diets

Note: There are pointers to vegetarian sites listed below. Lacto-vegetarians avoid eggs but do use milk, while ova-vegetarians use eggs but do not use milk. (An ova-lacto vegetarian will use both eggs and milk, so do read the recipes!) Vegans avoid both animal's milk and eggs.

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Soy-Free Diets


Latex Allergies

Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS) and Environmental Sensitivities

Household Cleaners

Books and Publications

NOTE: This is just for your information; it is not a recommendation!

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Food Manufacturers

NOTE: This is just for your information; it is not a recommendation!

Products:

Information on processed foods:

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Allergy Products and Services

NOTE: This is just for your information; it is not a recommendation!

Medical Alert Bracelets and Necklaces; Other Identifiers

Asthma Products

Allergy-proofing products:

Services:

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Let me know of other pages and/or information that should be included.


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