by Nina Troutman


Also known as...

* peanut butter

* nut brownies

* almonds

* nutella

* egg rolls

Be on the lookout for...

* Skin reactions such as hives, redness, or swelling

* Tightening of the throat

* Itching or tingling around the mouth and throat area

* Digestive problems such as diarrhea, vomiting, stomach cramps and/or nausea

* Shortness of breath or wheezing

* Runny nose

Ways to prevent an allergic reaction...

* Avoid them, but not just not eating them, but actually staying away from them and the foods that could possibly contain them

* Carry medication

* Have a peanut detector dog