Many of us can recall the excitement of opening our lunch box at school and discovering that Mom packed our favorite sandwich—peanut butter and jelly. That classic combination of creamy, sweet, and sometimes crunchy flavor is an American childhood favorite. And even if you’re no longer eating PB&J sandwiches for
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With more people opting to reduce or quit their dairy intake, there’s been a growing number of options when it comes to milk alternatives. Soy was the most popular alternative for a number of years, but lately, almond, cashew, and other “milks’ have seen an increase in sales due a
Q. Are pine nuts a nut or seed, and should an adult with a severe nut allergy avoid them?
A. John Leung, MD, an allergist, co-director of the Food Allergy Center at the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center and a clinical professor at Tufts’ Friedman School, responds, “Pine