Peanut allergy Peanut allergy is a type of food allergy to peanuts.It is different from tree nut allergies.Physical symptoms of allergic reaction can include itchiness, hives, swelling, eczema, sneezing, asthma, abdominal pain, drop in blood pressure, diarrhea, and cardiac arrest Anaphylaxis may occur. It is due to a type I hypersensitivity reaction of the immune system in susceptible individuals. Peanut Allergy Food Allergy Research Education Peanut allergy is one of the most common food allergies Peanuts are not the same as tree nuts almonds, cashews, walnuts, etc , which grow on trees Peanuts grow underground and are part of a different plant family, the legumes. The Peanut Institute Allergy An allergic reaction is caused by a dysfunction in the immune system, whether it is an allergic reaction to food, a bee sting, or to latex With food allergy, a naturally occurring protein in the food is considered an invader by the immune system and the body reacts like it is fighting to remove it. Randomized Trial of Peanut Consumption in Infants at Risk The prevalence of peanut allergy among children in Western countries has doubled in the past years, and peanut allergy is becoming apparent in Africa and Asia We evaluated strategies of peanut Peanut Allergy Welcome to OITCenter Peanut Allergy More than million people in the United States report being allergic to peanut, tree nuts, or both Since , the percentage of children with peanut allergy has than doubled in Prevent Peanut Allergies Introducing peanuts to your We know parents do too Our coalition, made up of the American College of Allergy, Asthma Immunology ACAAI , Food Allergy Anaphylaxis Connection Team FAACT and the National Peanut Board NPB , are united in supporting the prevention of peanut allergies. The Peanut Allergy Answer Book, rd Ed Michael C Young Fulfillment by FBA is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in s fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. What Are the Symptoms of a Peanut Allergy Healthline When you have a peanut allergy, the only way to avoid an allergic reaction is to stay away from all foods with peanuts Reading ingredient lists and asking questions about food is a necessary part The Peanut Allergy Epidemic, Third Edition What s Causing Essential reading for every parent of a child with peanut allergies third edition with a foreword by Robert F Kennedy, Jr Why is the peanut allergy an epidemic that only seems to be found in western cultures As Peanut Allergies Rise, Trying to Determine a Cause Feb , Peanut allergy has become a nemesis for increasing numbers of children and parents in recent years, forcing them to maintain nut free households and prompting many schools to ban a childhood staple, peanut butter, from the lunchroom.