Information on sesame seed allergy from an expert board certified allergist. Includes list of foods to avoid for a diet free of sesame seeds. Can you consume foods with sesame seed oil if you have an allergy to sesame seed?
Sesame seed allergy is not one of the most common allergies – but it is on the rise and Health Canada has put it on its “priority allergens” list, implicating it as a culprit in many food allergy reactions.
An article that reminds us to ALWAYS read full labels (even on foods they already are eating), act quickly, and use epi pen/call 911 even if not sure they need it! Amazing strength this mom used to write this piece to teach us all.