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Sulfite Allergy: Avoid Allergy Symptoms by Reading and Understanding Labels

Sulfites (or sometimes spelled “sulphites”) are a family of preservatives that are commonly used in foods and medications. Although for most people they are not a problem, for some ingestion of sulfites can result in adverse reactions. In some people, they can cause headaches, abdominal pain, asthma attacks and nausea. In the most severe cases, eating food containing sulfites can cause a life threatening anaphylactic reaction. Continue reading Sulfite Allergy: Avoid Allergy Symptoms by Reading and Understanding Labels