The risk of people with peanut allergy suffering from anaphylactic shock increases from 7.1 percent to 22 percent when they take small doses of peanuts to desensitize them. What are the factors that affect how immunotherapies work?
Public Health April 27, 2019
Medical Research Council scientists developed a new way to diagnose peanut allergies. The mast cell activation test is dedicated to provide a safer alternative to the oral food challenge.
Healthy Living/Wellness May 3, 2018
Consuming tree nuts and peanuts may help Stage III colon cancer patients. Studies also showed that nuts could benefit healthy individuals through fat loss and reduced risk for early death.
Public Health March 3, 2018
Stage III colon cancer patients who consumed nuts were found to have reduced risk for cancer recurrence and death. Disease-free survival was better among nut consumers who ate tree nuts instead of peanuts.
Medicine March 2, 2018
In a major study, AR101, a capsule of peanut flour taken daily, helped desensitize children with severe peanut allergy. Can this oral drug cure children who are allergic to nuts?
Public Health February 21, 2018
Nima, a startup based in San Francisco, California, has created a food sensor that can help detect peanuts in food. Here's everything you need to know about the lifesaving device.
Gadgets February 19, 2018
According to a new study, a confirmed peanut allergy doesn’t automatically imply you are allergic to tree nuts as well. As long as you pass the oral food challenge, you can safely eat almonds and walnuts.
Healthy Living/Wellness March 28, 2017
An expert panel wrote new guidelines that recommend the best time to feed peanut-based food to children. When should parents give babies peanut-containing food to prevent food allergy?
Public Health January 6, 2017
This YouTube video combines the world’s of the ‘Peanuts’ and “Stranger Things’ to have Will Byers struggle with his feelings in typical Charlie Brown fashion.
Movies/TV Shows October 28, 2016
Babies are prone to allergic reactions because their immune system is still developing. Researchers, however, found that feeding babies eggs and peanuts early may reduce the risks of developing allergies to these food later on in life.
Healthy Living/Wellness September 22, 2016
Researchers blame lack of fiber in the diet for the rising rate of allergies worldwide. How does eating fiber-rich food help those suffering from food allergies?
Healthy Living/Wellness June 22, 2016
Where have all the cookies - and snacks - gone? Kellogg Company announced the voluntary recall of several products due to possible undeclared peanut residue, following the wheat flour recall of its supplier Grain Craft.
Public Health June 16, 2016
Scientists may have found a way to create non-allergenic peanuts. The discovery may pave the way for healthier peanut products that all people can eat.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 3, 2016
If you thought you knew everything about former rapper and long-time 'Law and Order: SVU' star Ice-T, then get ready for a big surprise.
Movies/TV Shows March 24, 2016
Peanut allergies are common and potentially dangerous. Now, researchers have determined one way to prevent the allergy: feed at-risk infants peanuts!
Life March 5, 2016
The replicas will help museum curators to track their aging, as well as provide a hands-on experience for visitors.
Arts & Culture December 15, 2015
Was Snoopy’s love story actually Schulz’s? According to a rumor, Charles Schulz was using the 'Peanuts' comic strip to send secret messages to his mistress.
Movies/TV Shows November 24, 2015
In light of the Nov. 6 release of the 'Peanuts Movie,' based on the beloved Charlie Brown comic strips by Charles M. Schulz, comiXology has added the entire catalog of 'Peanuts' strips, collected in 30 volumes, all available for download.
Movies/TV Shows November 2, 2015
For 24 hours, you can watch Snoopy and Woodstock do a happy dance across your Snapchat seflies with the app's latest animated lens.
Apps/Software October 30, 2015
The producers of 'The Peanuts Movie' turned to a talented and authentic source to create the unique adult voice sounds. Musical wunderkind Trombone Shorty provided the 'wah-wah's.
Movies/TV Shows October 28, 2015
After surveying a wide group of Americans, scientists determine that people who consume nuts have a lower risk of cardiovascular disease than those who do not eat nuts and peanuts regularly.
Life March 2, 2015
Individuals with peanut allergy are advised to stay away from two varieties of MorningStar Farms bean burgers because they may contain peanuts not listed in the ingredients.
Life January 12, 2015
The second trailer for the upcoming theatrical adaption of 'Peanuts' has hit the web, but something seems off - perhaps it's the fact that half of the second trailer was recycled from the first...
Movies/TV Shows January 5, 2015
A new trailer for the upcoming ‘The Peanuts Movie’ has just arrived. The movie, which features Snoopy, Woodstock, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang, will hit the theaters in November 2015.
Movies/TV Shows November 20, 2014
How do you feel about a modern 'Peanuts' made using computer animation? If you're worried, this teaser trailer should help, because at first glance, it looks like Charles Schulz' beloved characters are in good hands.
Movies/TV Shows November 19, 2014
Scientists have found a bacteria that may reverse peanut allergy in a person. The bacteria has proven effective in mice, so they hope to one day be able to use it on humans.
Life August 26, 2014