Peanut oral immunotherapy in a capsule is close to approval, bringing hope — not of a cure — but of lives lived with less vulnerability. FOR MORE than seven years, Alex lived like most kids with peanut allergies: he strictly avoided the legumes. His mom, Sarah Thomas, read food labels, grilled restaurant staff, and sent safe cupcakes for Alex […]
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American pediatricians have gone a step further than their initial June endorsement of new interim guidelines for infant consumption of peanuts
The recommendations aim to help physicians implement LEAP findings while formal guidelines are still in the works.
In trials, Viaskin Peanut allowed some participants to tolerate 10 times more peanut protein than at the outset.