Children's Health Second Study Affirms New Thinking About Peanut Allergies In Kids Facebook Twitter Google+ Email March 4, 20164:28 PM ET Allison Aubrey Twitter The Salt Peanut Mush In Infancy Cuts Allergy Risk. New Study Adds To Evidence A second big study affirms new thinking: early exposure to peanuts — beginning in infancy — reduces the risk of developing a peanut allergy. And this peanut tolerance holds up as kids get older. Facebook Twitter Google+ Email We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.