Peanut Allergies

Some articles on peanut, peanuts, peanut allergies:

Peanut Allergy - Causes
... The exact cause of someone developing a peanut allergy is unknown ... A 2003 study found no link to maternal exposure to peanuts during pregnancy or during breast-feeding, though the data shows a linkage to the amount of time a child is breastfed ... to soy milk or soy products was correlated with peanut allergies ...
Mithridatism - Peanut Allergies
... Mithridatism is used to treat peanut allergies. ...
Monkeynut - Health Concerns - Allergies
... Some people (1-2% of the United States population) have mild to severe allergic reactions to peanut exposure symptoms can range from watery eyes to anaphylactic shock, which can be fatal if untreated ... For these individuals, eating a small amount of peanuts can cause a reaction ... Because of their widespread use in prepared and packaged foods, the avoidance of peanuts is difficult ...

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