Meredith Broussard wrote an article in this months Harper’s Magazine about food allergies as an exaggerated threat.
You can check out the article through the site CanadianParents.com [Page 1 -- Page 2] or listen to her talk to Leonard Lopate on WNYC.org.
I was distressed by the article and confused by her statements. So I asked a colleague, pediatric allergist Dr. Mike Pistiner, to help me sort through her assertions.
You can find the Q&A on MyAllergyNetwork.com.
I’d love to hear what you all think though.