Why Some Summer Fruits Make Your Tongue Itchy, Even If You’re Not Allergic

Why Some Summer Fruits Make Your Tongue Itchy, Even If You’re Not Allergic

It’s probably happened to you: You take a bite of an apple, kiwi, or berry and suddenly feel itchy around your mouth, even though you’re pretty sure you’re not allergic to the fruit you just ate. Why does this happen? Experts call this phenomenon oral allergy syndrome (OAS), also known as pollen fruit syndrome (PFT). … Read more