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Are you allergic to peanuts?

(Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture) (Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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Allergic to peanuts?

The U.S. Agriculture Department says one of its programs is providing doctors a way to help children.

Recent studies have found that peanut allergies can be prevented in a high percentage of cases by introducing children to peanut-containing foods while they still are infants, according to the USDA.

And the Agriculture Department says that revelation was made possible, in part, by an industry-funded board through a overseen by an arm of the USDA.

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