A peanut or tree nut allergy is a severe, usually rapid, reaction to the ingestion of peanuts or tree nuts. Symptoms range from atopic dermatitis (hives, eczema, etc.) and digestional discomfort to anaphylaxis, a potentially fatal constriction of the airways and swelling of the throat.

 

 

            The links below will take you to informational websites about peanut and tree nut allergy along with some ideas of peanut free or tree nut free snack ideas.

 

 

                   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2uTNc-Abmg#t=127

 

                           http://www.foodallergy.org/about-food-allergies

 

                            http://www.peanutallergy.com/content/articles/foods/food-articles 

 

                            http://www.allergysf.com/safety/candy/nuts/