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What do people who suffer from environmental or food allergies need to know?

Peanuts are in a lot of things. Shellfish is also popular. The concepts of food allergies and food safety are not always fully understood here so be cautious. Carry an Epipen if you need one. - May 2, 2017
I don't know. My son has hay fever in the US but was completely fine in Cambodia. There is MSG in a lot of food I think so that might be an issue. It would be hard to avoid fish or nuts if you have those allergies. - Oct 24, 2016
MSG is here (and some of us love it). Pork is abundant. Not many nuts in dishes coz nuts are expensive imports. - May 18, 2015
I have asthma and allergies and the air quality seemed fine to me - except, of course, when you're riding in a tuk-tuk stuck behind a truck spewing exhaust...duh - Feb 13, 2015