Category: Allergies & Intolerances

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How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween

How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween The weather is starting to turn, the decorations are going up, and we can feel that...

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Lactose Intolerance In Children?

Lactose Intolerance In Children – Gassiness and Belly Pain? Parents tell me all the time that their children are lactose intolerant,...

How to Recognize an Anaphylactic Reaction

Anaphylactic Reaction – What To Do   I’m an allergy parent, and I write the Irritated by Allergies blog for Yummy Mummy...

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10 Tips to Help Parents Navigate a New Food Allergy Diagnosis

  Ten Great Strategies for Gaining Control of Your Allergy Diagnosis If you’re reading this then your child has likely recently...

Allergy mom Anne of FoodRetro.com shares a true story of what it's like to be the parent of a child with food allergies. | Anaphylaxis | DrDina.ca

What It’s Like To Be Mom to a Child With Food Allergies

The bus my six-year-old son rides finally pulls up to where I am waiting; it is 10 minutes late. Every time it is late, I worry that there...

What Do Puffers Do? The Definition of Asthma, and Treatment In Kids | DrDina.ca | Dr. Dina Kulik Pediatrician

What Do Puffers Do? The Definition of Asthma, and Treatment In Kids

What do Puffers do? The Definition of Asthma, and How to Treat Asthma in Kids It’s that time of year again when Fall viruses hit and kids...

Ten Tips for an Allergy-Friendly Thanksgiving

Ten Tips for an Allergy-Friendly Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to get together with friends and family, celebrating all that we’re thankful for, and that often includes an...

What is Anaphylaxis? – The Deadly Allergic Reaction

What is Anaphylaxis? – The Deadly Allergic Reaction

As a parent, you’ve probably heard of anaphylaxis and severe allergies, but you may not understand what that means. Anaphylaxis is a...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids

What Does it Mean to Have Food Allergies?

  Food allergies are present in 8-10% of children. It is one of the most common things I see in the emergency department, and these...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - skin allergic reaction

Does Your Child Have A Skin Allergic Reaction Like This? Could Be An Allergy!

Does Your Child Have A Skin Allergic Reaction Like This? Could Be An Allergy!   Over the last five years, I’ve learned more than I...

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Symptoms Of Gluten Allergy Or Symptoms Of Wheat Intolerance?

Symptoms Of Gluten Allergy Or Symptoms Of Wheat Intolerance?   This topic is near and dear to my heart as I was officially diagnosed...

Doctor Dina Health Advice for Kids - Dry Skin

Dry patches of skin – Eczema

Dry patches of skin – Eczema – skin winter blues   This time of year many people are feeling the effects of the dry, cold...