6-8% of children and 3-4% of adults have food allergies in the U.S.
1.4% of U.S individuals have a peanut allergy, and 0.2% deal with allergies from tree nuts
2.5% of U.S. children deal with allergies from cow's milk
1.3% of children suffer from egg white allergies across the U.S.
Food Allergy Desensitization ProgramsA new and exciting treatment to desensitize patients with peanut, tree nut, milk products, egg and other food allergies using a procedure called oral immunotherapy in which patients with allergies are fed small incremental amounts of protein.
Our Programs In The News
Watch the recent WTNH Channel 8 news story about the New England Food Allergy Treatment Center.
What Patients Are Saying
Listen to what real patients with food allergy and family members describe their desensitization experiences.