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Posted on: Sun, 03/15/2009 - 10:13pm
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http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2009-03-15-peanut-allergies_N.htm

This is an article discussing Dr. Burks' work on desensitization. I love hearing about the process Dr. Burks and others in the field are making.

Posted on: Mon, 03/16/2009 - 3:35pm
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Thanks for posting, I heard about this on Good Morning America today as well. This is a very encouraging study!!

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