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Old 04-13-2019, 04:19 PM
doreen is offline
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Originally Posted by Triskadecamus View Post
I'm allergic to cantaloupe. Makes the edges of my tongue, and the back back of my mouth quite sore. It's kind of a variable thing. Grocery store cantaloupe doesn't usually have any effect. It also lacks any flavor, of course, so it's a trade off.
This is a little off topic- but do you have pollen allergies? My son started to have swelling/ numbness of his lips, tongue and throat from eating all different types of fruit when he was about 14. Turns out it's a reaction to something in the fruit that's similar to the pollens he's allergic to. Funny thing is- it's only fresh fruits that cause a reaction. Frozen, cooked, canned- no reaction.