peanut allergy Stories
- Children of mothers who eat nuts during their pregnancy may have a lower risk of developing peanut and tree nut allergies.
- Fourteen-year-old Emma Sloan, from Dublin, Ireland, died on a street corner surrounded by family and strangers after a pharmacist denied her mother the EpiPen needed to save her life.
- As a bonus, a 10-year-old boy lost his peanut allergy following a bone marrow transplant for acute lymphocytic leukemia.
- Children who grow up in affluent households are more likely to develop peanut allergy compared those who live in poorer neighborhoods.