What are food allergies, and how do they manifest in our bodies? In this excerpt from Real Health on DSTv’s Home Channel, The Allergy Clinic’s founder, dr. Marinda McDonald talks about what’s behind food allergies and how they can be treated.

In this interview, dr. McDonald answers many questions about food allergies. Watch this interview for answers to the following questions:

  • Where do food allergies come from?
  • What are the most common types of food allergies?
  • How do food allergies manifest?
  • What causes it?
  • How can you encourage your infant to be tolerant to potential allergies?
  • What happens when you have an anaphylactic reaction?
  • Which foods are most commonly associated with allergies?

The interview was broadcast in episode 15 of Season 7, in the final quarter of 2018.