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A peanut allergy is an overreaction of the body's immune system to peanut protein. All peanut and peanut products must be excluded from the diet. This is one on the most common allergies that leads to anaphylaxis, so it is extremely important that all sources of peanut be avoided.
Peanut allergies soar and appear much earlier

Peanut allergies soar and appear much earlier

Progress in in food allergy prevention

Progress in in food allergy prevention

Experts ponder why so many children have food allergies

Experts ponder why so many children have food allergies

New food allergy law in New York

New food allergy law in New York

Cashew nut allergy more severe in children than peanut allergy

Cashew nut allergy more severe in children than peanut allergy

Allergen-free peanuts

Allergen-free peanuts

Peanut allergies overstated

Peanut allergies overstated

Passionate kissing a danger for those with allergies

Passionate kissing a danger for those with allergies

Hopes dashed for peanut allergy drug Xolair

Hopes dashed for peanut allergy drug Xolair

Nine percent of children allergic to almonds, pecans, cashews and other tree nuts outgrow their allergy over time

Nine percent of children allergic to almonds, pecans, cashews and other tree nuts outgrow their allergy over time

More than fifty percent of the U.S. population tested positive to one or more allergens

More than fifty percent of the U.S. population tested positive to one or more allergens

Researchers determine potentially safer way to diagnose food allergy

Researchers determine potentially safer way to diagnose food allergy

People with a peanut allergy should avoid all products containing lupin flour

People with a peanut allergy should avoid all products containing lupin flour

Transport route explain why peanuts are one of the most allergenic foods

Transport route explain why peanuts are one of the most allergenic foods

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Kids who outgrow peanut allergy need to eat peanut products at least once a month in order to maintain tolerance

Kids who outgrow peanut allergy need to eat peanut products at least once a month in order to maintain tolerance

All Black urges allergy sufferers to play it safe

All Black urges allergy sufferers to play it safe

Most soaps and household cleaners will remove enough peanut allergen

Most soaps and household cleaners will remove enough peanut allergen