Peanut Butter Jam

October 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/10/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p4
The article talks about the increase in the number of schools in the U.S. that has some type of peanut ban to prevent allergic reactions from such nuts. It was noted that about 400,000 school-age children have peanut allergies, and that between 1997 and 2002, peanut allergies in kids under age 5 doubled. How peanuts can cause an allergic reaction is described.


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