Girl With Peanut Allergy Ate Cookie She Thought Was "Safe" For Her. Now, Her Mom Raises Awareness
July 27, 2018
Peanuts are the most common food allergens that can cause anaphylaxis, an extremely severe, life-threatening allergic reaction that requires immediate medical treatment, like an injection of epinephrine. The best way to protect yourself from potentially fatal scenarios if you are allergic to peanuts is to avoid any products containing peanuts or peanut-related components. Unfortunately, it’s not so easy to do even for adults, and not to mention, for children.