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about shrimp allergys

is it true that if you eat shrimp and then you breastfeed your baby and they dont have a reaction to your milk that they are not allergic to shrimp

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Asked by MarissaDavis29 at 10:58 PM on Sep. 25, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • no sure

    Answer by FreeSpriT4eva at 11:45 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Most likely

    Answer by musicpisces at 11:56 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • My pediatrician told me that shrimp allergy is an allergy that usually manifests later on and does not show up in the younger years. I was particularly concerned because my father has a very severe shrimp allergy... he starts to swell up just from touching shrimp. I still only let my son have small amounts of shrimp at one time just in case he might develop a sensitivity earlier than usual.

    Answer by sallymoon at 12:10 AM on Sep. 26, 2010

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