Runtime: 83m 57s | Release date: 2009
I'm Not Nuts explores the misinformation many have about food allergies through the experiences of several families. The term "food allergy" has been misinterpreted as anything from stomach aches to rashes, but is most often confused with the condition of food intolerance. However, food allergies are a serious medical condition and can be life-threatening. That is why having the facts is essential to healthy, quality living for you and your family.
This documentary also features interviews and insights from several noted medical professionals alongside representatives from worldwide food allergy support and advocacy groups. They discuss the possible causes of food allergies, the coping challenges and strategies, and the medical, emotional and social impact these allergies have on families.
I'm Not Nuts is a positive, solution-based exploration of food allergies designed to educate and inform. It shows the simple, educated steps that can be taken to effectively live with this condition so that a rich, productive life can be enjoyed.
Ben Song, M.D.
Dr. Scott Sicherer