Is Peanut a Nut?

We get this question A LOT: is a peanut a nut? Friends, the peanut is not a nut, it is a legume: a family of [more…]

A Higher Bar

Photo credit: Ruven Afanador It’s easy to see why the world fell in love with Ruth.  She stared at the towering obstacles in her path, [more…]

The Second Brain: Our Microbiome

Over the years, we’ve written many blogs about the microbiome. We’re learning more about the concept of our gut as our “second brain” and how [more…]

Cross-Contamination: What Does it Mean?

Many of our policymakers are hard at work brainstorming how to re-open restaurants safely. Since avoiding unseen threats at restaurants is the allergy community’s forte, [more…]