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

Nothing specific. It's a big city with a decent health food/vegan scene so you will likely be able to find what you need. Our son ate 100% vegetarian the whole time he was there. - Jul 2020


Buenos Aires is very attuned to gluten-free diets at the moment. Celiac issues seem very prominent. There are fewer concerns (or knowledge) about other food allergies. Our local school, for example, doesn't have any stipulations about peanut allergies. - Jul 2019


I have found that people who normally don't have seasonal allergies will have them here. - Jun 2015


I got allergies here in the Spring but they weren't as bad as they were back home (allergies in North Carolina are particularly bad though...) - Jan 2015


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