Tag: peanuts

Surprised Baby

FDA Approves New Peanut Allergy Claim on Labels

Labels may soon claim that early introduction of peanuts may reduce the risk of infants developing peanut allergy.
L-rhamnosus

Study: Peanut Oral Immunotherapy Combined with Probiotic Achieves Lasting Results

Exciting news of lasting peanut tolerance four years after Probiotic + Peanut OIT treatment.
Research

Th2A: the Key to Unlocking Better Testing and a Cure for...

A look at what all the excitement is about.
Pepperidge Farm Goldfish

Clarification: Manufacture of Pepperidge Farm Goldfish with Regard to Peanuts and...

After receiving numerous warnings from readers regarding a change in manufacturing, we went straight to our source.
Feeding Baby

Study: Avoid Delayed Introduction of Allergenic Foods

Introducing allergenic foods during first year of age reduced incidence of sensitivity to those foods.

New Cancer Treatment May Prove Effective Against Food Allergies

FDA approved drug reduced reactivity to airborne allergens 80-90% in a single week.

Update on Hershey's Easter Bunnies

Finally, an official statement from the company regarding peanuts and tree nuts.

Easter Chocolate? Hershey's Thinks You Can't Handle the Truth

Despite multiple requests, the company won't disclose shared lines.
Infant

NIH: Introduce Peanuts to High-Risk Infants Early

Based on the findings of the LEAP study, an expert panel recommends that peanuts be introduced to infants as early as 4 months of age.

Viaskin Patch Delivers Long-Lasting Peanut Desensitization After Phase IIb Trial

The study was designed to assess the long-term efficacy and safety of the treatment in subjects that had graduated from their earlier VIPES trial.