Peanut Allergy Prevention

February 25, 2015 3:15 AM

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For years, doctors told parents not to give babies peanut products to help prevent food allergies. But two new bodies of research suggest that advice may have been wrong. Experts now say exposing kids to peanuts may help de-sensitize those already diagnosed with an allergy and perhaps, prevent them altogether, when given to infants.

"If there's just peanuts on an airplane, there could have a reaction."

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