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Allergy Alert: Food Allergies

Food allergies among children have risen over the last several decades, with peanut allergies quadrupling over the last 20 years. Dr. Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo, director of the Center for Food Allergy at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital recently spoke to Genesee Valley Parent Magazine about what parents should be aware of when it comes to food allergies.