The Overly Informed Parent's Guide to Raising Healthy Kids in the Age of Environmental Guilt by Paige Wolf

Lil Mixins Makes Allergen Introduction Simple and Affordable

July 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

When I was pregnant, just a few short years ago, the accepted knowledge was to avoid peanuts at all cost throughout pregnancy and infancy. I remember being panicked after eating a Snickers. But, since then, new research upended decades of allergy prevention advice. The LEAP study (sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health) found that consistent exposure to allergenic foods beginning at four months of age could drastically reduce the risk of developing allergies. Soon after Meenal Lele’s first child was diagnosed with multiple food allergies, she became aware of this new study. But as she struggled to prepare allergens three times a week for her second child, she realized how hard it was to mix nuts and eggs into baby food without exposing her older child or contaminating the blender. With a background...

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