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31st Annual PIRG Survey Finds Recalled Toys in Online Stores

November 22, 2016

Some toys that have been recalled for lead, powerful magnets, or other hazards can still be available for sale in online stores, according to Illinois Public Interest Research Group Education Fund’s 31st annual Trouble in Toyland report
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African American, White and Latino Children Have Different Food Allergen Profiles

November 21, 2016

Allergy and immunology experts at Rush University Medical Center, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago have conducted the first study designed to assess and characterize the racial and ethnic difference in food allergies among children in the U.S.
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Why is Food Allergy Increasing? Skin Might Be Involved

November 17, 2016

Early exposure to a food allergen through broken skin might prompt the development of food allergy.
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