What the Peanut Allergy Controversy Says about Human Nature.

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Here’s what seems to have happened:

1. In the normal course of things, some children developed severe peanut allergies.

2. Awareness of this problem grew. It’s not clear whether the actual incidents grew or not, but almost certainly not. It was probably more a matter of growing access to information.

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