Whether your child has an allergy or not, one thing’s for sure, there is a LOT of confusion and misinformation surrounding the issue. Here are ten common myths floating around about allergies in kids to help set the record straight.
Does your child have an allergy? What other allergy myths have you come across?
MYTH 1: They're not very common
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Around 1 in 5 Australians and New Zealanders will develop allergies at some point in their life. 1 in 10 infants have food allergies, with eczema also affecting 1 in 10 children.