Why Peanut Allergy Is On The Rise (..and how to prevent it)

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Hi I’m Dr. Daniel Aronov and today we ask: why is everyone allergic to peanuts all of a sudden? In the year 2000, the American Academy of Paediatrics issued recommendations that peanuts should be avoided during pregnancy, breast feeding and until the child reaches 3 years of age These recommendation were made in an attempt […]


Why Are Peanut Allergies Becoming So Common?
02
September

Why Are Peanut Allergies Becoming So Common?

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Is it just me or are more people allergic to peanuts now than ever before? What’s going on? Why are we allergic to these little things? Peanuts are delicious. They’re free on airplanes, and though I’m not a huge fan of peanut butter unless it’s on a granny smith apple — it’s a very popular […]


Annoying Orange – Allergic to Peanuts
30
August

Annoying Orange – Allergic to Peanuts

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– Who’s ready to go water skiing? (all cheering) Pear: America! – Uh, I can’t. I’m allergic to lake water. (coughing) – (sighs) Okay. (life jackets and skis clatter) Well, how about surfing? – Alright! Yeah, that sounds great! – Sorry, I’m scared of sand. – Did you just say you’re scared of SAND? – […]


15-Year-Old Has Fatal Allergic Reaction To Peanuts: Megyn Kelly Roundtable | Megyn Kelly TODAY
23
August

15-Year-Old Has Fatal Allergic Reaction To Peanuts: Megyn Kelly Roundtable | Megyn Kelly TODAY

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>>>GOOD MORNING, EVERYONE. WELCOME TO THE SHOW. I’M MEGYN KELLY. WE BEGIN WITH AN IMPORTANT WARNING FOR PARENTS. A TEENAGER FROM FLORIDA HAD A SEVERE PEANUT ALLERGY. YOU KNOW SOMEBODY WITH THIS, AN ALLERGY TO PEANUTS. THE 15-YEAR-OLD MADE A TRAGIC MISTAKE WEEKS AGO AND THE RESULTS WERE DIRE. NBC NEWS CORRESPONDENT STEPHANIE GOSK EXPLAINS. […]


Can peanut allergies be avoided by early exposure?

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Does introducing young children to peanut containing products increase or decrease their chances of developing a peanut allergy? For years parents have been told to keep their kids away from peanut products if there’s a good chance of them developing an allergy. Yet a British study is turning this conventional wisdom on its head. The […]