the young brother of a child with a nut allergy develop it?
Because there is allergy in your family, there is a high chance that the younger sibling
will also be prone to allergies. But these will not necessarily be severe. There is
only a seven per cent risk of this second child developing peanut allergy, compared with a 1-2 per cent risk in a child from
a non-allergic family. Simply introduce a small amount of each new food one at a time and keep a close
watch for symptoms.
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