Food Allergies

Food Allergies

6-8% of children and 3-4% of adults have food allergies in the U.S.

Nut Allergies

Nut Allergies

1.4% of U.S individuals have a peanut allergy, and 0.2% deal with allergies from tree nuts

Milk Allergies

Milk Allergies

2.5% of U.S. children deal with allergies from cow's milk

Egg Allergies

Egg Allergies

1.3% of children suffer from egg white allergies across the U.S.

Food Allergy Desensitization Programs

A new and exciting treatment to desensitize patients with peanut, tree nut, milk products, egg, and sesame 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

Wall Street Journal: A Controversial Treatment for Peanut Allergies (PDF), or read on the WSJ website.

Watch the 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 describe their desensitization experiences.

Learn more about what our patients and family members are saying about their experiences.

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