Peanut Flour Could Help Kids with Severe Peanut Allergies
by Deirdre Blake
posted Jan 31 2014 9:45AM
If you have a child or grandchild with a peanut allergy, some new tests could help them down the road.
In Britain, experiments of mixing small amounts of peanut flour in food given to some kids with severe peanut allergies has allowed them to eventually tolerate eating a handful of peanuts. The therapy is meant to prevent a life-threatening allergic reaction.