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Health

Getting a handle on food and environmental allergies

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Spring on the Central Coast

It seems like allergy season gets longer every year. Whether it’s foods or the environment, a lot of people are suffering from allergies.

Lisa Osborn talks with Dr. Jacob Offenberger, allergist and specialist with Dignity Health Northridge Hospital, about the latest trends in caring for allergy sufferers.

Find out why kids living on farms are less likely to suffer with allergies than kids who live in the city; and why Dr. Offengberger recommends that parents introduce their children to a variety of foods at a very young age.