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Old 03-13-2003, 07:47 PM - Thread Starter
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Big study reported this morning on triggers for allergy and anaphylaxis

"The British research found children whose skin was exposed to peanut products were nearly seven times as likely as others to develop a severe peanut allergy, which at worst can cause death by anaphylactic shock"

clearly skin products need the same labelling standards as food!
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