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Eating eggs, peanuts early reduces risk of food allergies in babies

A new study has found that feeding eggs and peanuts early to children at a young age can reduce the risk of developing food allergy.

Feeding babies peanuts cuts allergy risk

Overall, the study saw a 74 percent relative reduction in the prevalence of peanut allergy in those who consumed peanut compared to those who avoided.

Peanut butter can help keep extra kilos at bay

The researchers conclude that afterschool programs and schools can replace energy dense, unhealthy snacks with peanuts to provide a healthier alternative for children (researchers in the study ensured students did not suffer from nut allergies).

International brands can easily enter India with Flipkart's brand licensing initiative

International brands can easily enter India with Flipkart's brand licensing initiative

Flipkart has tied up with Viacom 18 for the licensing of three large brands -- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spongebob Squarepants and Peanuts -- for sellers.

Eat few peanuts every day to slash early death risk from cancer

A new study has suggested that peanuts can protect against early death from cancer and heart disease.

Birds can 'weigh' nuts too: Study

Just like humans, birds too can choose the best quality peanuts without even opening their shells, says a recent research.

Kids with asthma may have peanut allergy: Study

Children suffering from asthma may also have peanut allergy, but many are unaware of it because the symptoms are quite similar, says a new study.

Munching on peanuts can help ward off foodborne illnesses

Consuming peanuts may help prevent foodborne illnesses caused by intestinal bacterial pathogens, claims a new study.

Have peanuts with meal to ward off heart diseases

 Including peanut in a high-fat meal may protect your heart from the negative effects of such a diet, suggests a new study.

Peanuts may reduce risk of death, heart disease

Eating peanuts, in small amounts, may reduce the risk of mortality, especially death from cardiovascular disease, a new study Monday showed. 

Eating peanuts early could prevent allergy in infants, finds study

With peanut allergies on the rise worldwide, a study Monday found that contrary to previous advice, feeding foods containing peanuts to babies before 11 months of age may help prevent allergies.

Eating peanuts early could prevent allergy in infants: Study

With peanut allergies on the rise worldwide, a study Monday found that contrary to previous advice, feeding foods containing peanuts to babies before 11 months of age may help prevent allergies.

Red wine, peanuts may help prevent age-related memory loss

A new study has recently revealed that compound found in grapes, red wine and peanuts may help prevent age-related memory loss.

Skin exposure may trigger early peanut allergy in kids

Many children become allergic to peanuts even before they eat them and skin exposure may contribute to the early sensitisation, says a study.

Soon, peanut that won't cause allergic reaction

Scientists have successfully used pulses of ultraviolet light to remove 80 per cent of allergens from peanuts.

Dry roasted peanuts may trigger allergy risk

Dry roasted peanuts are more likely to trigger an allergy to peanuts than their raw form, suggests a study.

Is it safe for pregnant women to eat peanuts?

So long as they don`t have nut allergies themselves, pregnant women shouldn`t be afraid that eating nuts might trigger allergies in their child, according to a large new study.

New smartphone app can help you detect allergens

Are you allergic to peanuts and worried there might be some in that cookie -- don`t worry. Help is at hand in the shape of an unlikely source: your smartphone.

Children fall ill after consuming seeds resembling peanuts

Thirteen children fell ill after eating poisonous Jatropha seeds in Risia here, police said on Sunday.

Peanuts, eggs and pee considered good luck in space missions

Minutes before the Aug. 5 landing of the Mars rover Curiosity, anxious engineers and scientists in the control room at NASA`s JPL were munching on handfuls of peanuts.