Peanut Allergy Prevention: New Guidelines for Early Introduction


New guidelines recommend that before 11 months, all infants should start eating age-appropriate peanut-containing foods. The ideal age is closer to 6 months. According to a landmark study called LEAP, early introduction of peanut products significantly decreased allergy in high risk children. Currently, there is no known cure for peanut allegy. Please read the link below to read how and when to introduce peanut products along with how much to give weekly.