Allergist Dr. Scott Sicherer decided to find out why.
Allergists say children with asthma shouldn’t be tested for peanut allergy routinely.
Q. I have peanut and soy allergies and my husband gets hay fever, so I’ve been putting off introducing our son (no known allergies) to peanuts and nuts. He’s 2 ½ and going to daycare soon, so we have to start the process. My allergist is willing to skin test, but if there haven’t been… Read more »
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