Are food intolerances and allergies increasing in immigrant children coming from developing countries ?

@article{Cataldo2006AreFI,
  title={Are food intolerances and allergies increasing in immigrant children coming from developing countries ?},
  author={Francesco Cataldo and Salvatore Accomando and Maria L Fragapane and Daniela Montaperto},
  journal={Pediatric allergy and immunology : official publication of the European Society of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={364-9}
}
There are not available data concerning the occurrence, the clinical features and the environmental risk factors for food intolerances and allergies in immigrant children. The aim of the study was to evaluate rates, distribution, clinical features and environmental risk factors for food intolerances and allergies in immigrant children. Hospital records of 4,130 patients with celiac disease (CD), cow milk protein intolerance (CMPI) and food allergies (FA) diagnosed in 24 Italian Centres from… CONTINUE READING