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2. Can a Child Grow Out of Nut Allergies?

Allergists used to think that once someone had a peanut allergy, he or she had it for life. This has been proven untrue. Around 20 percent of people who had peanut allergies as children grow out of the allergy and can eat peanuts and peanut butter as adults. On the other hand, it appears people who have tree nut allergies have them for life.

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