Imagine discovering that your entire life has been built on a lie. One 19-year-old young man faced this harsh reality when he found out that his parents had lied to him about his allergies. For as long as he could remember, he believed he was allergic to dairy, wheat, and legumes. But after a suspicious incident involving brownies at a family gathering, he decided to get tested for allergies. The results were shocking! 😲 Let's dive into his story.
A Life of Restrictions 🚫
A Different Kind of Childhood 🥦
The Birthday Brownie Incident 🎂
Aunt's Panic 😨
Mother's Odd Reaction 😕
Suspicion Grows 🤔
Seeking the Truth 🕵️♂️
Blood Test Results 🩸
Confronting Mom 😡
Mother's Defense 🛡️
Ungrateful or Justified? 🤷♂️
Deceived for 19 Years, What Now? 😢
After discovering that his parents had lied to him about his allergies for his entire life, this young man is left feeling betrayed and unsure of what to think. His mother insists that her actions were for his own good, citing his overall health and success as proof. But is that enough to justify the deception? Is he ungrateful for questioning his parents' actions, or is he justified in feeling deceived? Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...
Mom lied about life-threatening allergies, NTA for feeling betrayed. 😱
NTA. OP's mom lied about their allergies, causing unnecessary panic and effort for their aunt and others. Cut contact until she understands the severity of her actions. 😱
Engaging debate on veganism for pets. Dogs can be vegan, cats can't.
Discover the cheesy adventure and its aftermath 🤪
Supportive comments suggest OP is NTA and recommend r/raisedbynarcissists
Mom lied about son's allergies, NTA for feeling betrayed. 😱
Discovering his allergies were a lie, OP's mom may have MSBP 🤔. But at least he gets to try all the cheeses now 🥛
Mother lies about son's allergies, shames him for not being grateful. 😤
Discovering the truth about his allergies, ruined his relationship. 😔
Ethical dilemma discussed in short and sweet exchange. NTA.
Supportive comment and helpful resource for mom's possible eating disorder
Teaching healthy habits doesn't require lying to your child 👍
NTA. Commenter shares experience of EpiPen use, warns of dangers.
Mother's manipulative behavior caused a major breach of trust. NTA.
When you try to be a good parent but rice cakes happen 🤣
Setting healthy boundaries after a manipulative relationship 🙏
Let people choose their own diet. And Hawaiian rolls 😋
Betrayed by parents, commenter empathizes with OP's trust issues 😔
Redditors sympathize with OP's insane parents and offer support. 😔
Lying about diet can cause trust issues later in life 🤔
Parents lied about life-threatening allergy for 19 years. NTA.
Debate over Paleo diet's existence and credibility 🤔
Discovering the truth about his allergies, NTA takes control.
Allergic to people? This NTA comment section is wild 🤮
Encouraging advice on managing food allergies with professional help 🙌
Family lies about allergies, should dad be cut off? 🤔
Mother lied about allergies, violated autonomy. NTA for feeling upset 😱
Parenting done right 👏
Mother lied about allergies, commenter shares own parenting experience. 🤔
Encouraging NTA comment with food recommendations 🍕
Discovering a life-long lie from your own mother 😱
Asserting independence from overbearing family with NTA judgement 💪
Commenter sympathizes with OP's shocking allergy discovery and suggests cutting off parent.
Discovering the truth about his allergies, OP is finally free 🙌
A cautionary reminder to maintain a healthy lifestyle 🙏
Betrayed by mom's lie about allergies. What else is hidden? 🤔
Commenter suggests therapy for allergy-related Munchausen's by proxy. 😱
Allergy tests require consuming allergen for accuracy 🤔
Step-monster faked gluten allergies in siblings, control issues at play 🤯
Mom throws away fake Epipen, commenters support OP's freedom 🙌
Share your food pics with her! NTA wins.
Mom put him on restricted diet without medical reason and lied.
Commenter sympathizes with OP and questions trust in mother 🤔
Curious about the mother's diet, but NTA, indulge away 😋
Commenter questions if discovery of allergies is abuse. 😕
Misdiagnosed allergies due to insane parents 😳
Faking a child's medical condition is a crime 🚨
Enjoy the cake, you're not the a**hole 🎂👍
Mother lied about allergies, NTA commenter advises distancing from her 🤷♂️
Discovering his allergies was a shock, but discovering the truth... 🤯
Rediscovering oneself after a shocking truth about allergies 🤔
Mother's breach of trust causes emotional damage. NTA.
Parent lied about life-threatening allergies, NTA for being upset 😡
Indulge in some cake, guilt-free! 🎂👍
Commenter references Aladdin in NTA thread 🍕