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Are you allergic to your Blackberry?

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Are you allergic to your smartphone? The way we stay connected, some may wish they were.

But researchers say the Blackberry might be a bad choice for people with metal allergies.

The latest news from the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology is that many Blackberries contain nickel or cobalt.

Those can cause allergic reactions including dry, itchy skin.

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