(Kindergarten through 2nd grade)
If you eat or drink a food that you are allergic to, your body might have an allergic reaction. Many people get hives (itchy, red bumps on their skin). The scientific name for hives is urticaria. To learn more about hives, complete the following project.
This is just like the reaction of hives in your body. Some of the skin cells remain normal and some get bigger, creating bumps known as hives on your skin.