The first day of school Wednesday for a kindergarten student on Long Island meant health worries for the 5-year-old girl’s mother.
Peanut allergies are one of the most common food allergies and can cause deadly allergic reactions. Doctors have tried oral therapies and allergy shots, with only moderate success.
The study found that exposing your unborn child to nuts may prepare their immune system to handle nuts after they’re born.
Giovanni Cipriano,14, had an anaphylactic reaction to eating trail mix he didn’t know contained peanuts. Gio slipped into a coma, was on life support for weeks and died last month.