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Can Gut Bacteria Heal Food Allergies?

How manipulating the microbiome could reverse and prevent peanut allergies and more

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TThe number of people with food allergies has risen sharply in the last few decades, especially in Western nations. Around 8% of American children now have a food allergy, which means they likely avoid peanuts, tree nuts (almonds, cashews, walnuts, pecans, etc.)…

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Dalmeet Singh Chawla

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