Writer's Guide to Government Information

Resources to inject real life detail into your fiction

Archive for the tag “food allergies”

Food Allergy page from MedlinePlus

Food Allergy page from MedlinePlus – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/foodallergy.html

Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:

  • What should a patient with a food allergy do when she flies?
  • What are some myths about food allergies to avoid in your stories?
  • What are some conditions that can be confused with food allergies?


Subject based listing of links related to food allergies. See “specific conditions” for links to specific food allergies. See the “Disease Management” section for things your characters might do to deal with their food allergies. This page also has special sections for children and teenagers.


Post Navigation