Nouakchott - Post Report Question and Answers

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

Pollen is low because lack of green here, though sand and dust can be irritating. - Aug 2021

Bacteria. - Aug 2021

Peanuts are sometimes used in local foods (e.g., Mafe'). - Apr 2019

It's really dusty here. Watery eyes and sore throats from the dust is common. If you have food allergies here I don't know what you would do. There are sugar-free/stevia-sweetened things sold in some stores, but I haven't seen any vegan options at all. - May 2016

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