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Get your peanuts here – Not!

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“Peanuts, peanut. Get your peanuts here!” That’s long been a common refrain from the peanut vendors one hears at most sporting events (well, at least under normal times, when fans were allowed)  But for the past few years, many baseball and football stadiums have gone “peanut-free” to accommodate sensitive peanut-allergic …

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The Food Allergen Generation

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During one of my earlier food history  lectures, we discussed how food science has changed in the past century, the past 50 years, and even in the past 20 years that you’ve been around. For your generation, in particular, the food allergen issue is one you’ve been hearing about probably …

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Seriously gluten-free

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We are still a few weeks away from our unit on food allergens, but I thought this would be a good time to remind you about my monthly food column in the Lincoln Journal Star (that’s a newspaper). My friend who is a realtor though this was simply for some …