Children in the live audience of ‘Howdy Doody’ were seated in what was known as the peanut gallery.
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Remember the 'peanut gallery' from the 'Howdy Doody' show? That term, like many others we commonly use, has surprisingly controversial origins.
Evidence from a new study could help scientists develop drugs to neutralise the 'allergic antibodies' that cause anaphylaxis.
We need to understand colonial histories to understand climate risks.
Bernie Sanders was asked at a CNN-sponsored town hall about socialism.
Bernie Sanders is a Democratic Socialist, a potential problem for the presidential candidate. A Cold War campaign to link American-ness and capitalism helped create popular distrust of socialism.
Close-up of Aspergillus flavus and A. parasiticus producer of aflatoxins in corn.
Most of the maize consumed in Kenya is never even tested for aflatoxin.
‘May contain traces of nuts’ labels aren’t always present in foods that could be cross contaminated.
A new study has found some foods may contain allergens even if there's no warning.
There’s still a lot we don’t know about why more children have food allergies today.
Parents are now advised to introduce foods like peanut and egg to infants before one year of age.
St Cecilia’s Hall.
The Scottish capital is reopening a well kept secret: one of the world's finest collections of vintage sound machines.
Avoiding peanuts is currently the only way to prevent allergic reactions.
Rates of food allergies have increased over recent decades and are at an all-time high. While we don’t know the full extent of the allergy epidemic, the rate of hospitalisation for food allergies has quadrupled…
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Changes to the genes of people that undergo oral immunotherapy because of a peanut allergy could provide a way of testing…