I Am Allergic to Peanuts

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    But My Daughter Isnt

    I nearly died twice before my second birthday from anaphalactic shock after eating peanuts. The first time was a peanut butter sandwich and the second was "plain" M&Ms. Always read labels!!! I have been a paranoid label-reader my whole life, especially since I don't have...
    onceisenough onceisenough
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2012

    Not only peanuts but all tree nuts.

    Walnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, all of them. It really sucks. Pretty much can't eat desserts anymore lol. Except ice cream. Anyone have a weird allergy?
    Tiny3192 Tiny3192
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 19, 2014

    My mom used to feed me peanut butter

    when I was a baby, so I've known since the very beginning of this allergy. I can't even shell peanuts with my bare hands because my skin breaks out. I have asthma also so I'm not sure if that makes it worse or if all peanut allergy sufferers have asthmatic symptoms when they...
    pczelda pczelda
    36-40, M
    Feb 13, 2014

    And They Kill Me Too!

    It was sort of funny how my mom found out, when I was about 5 she gave me a peanut butter sandwhich and she told me it was for me being so good or something lol, when I ate it I was like gagging and started getting hives. So when we went to the emergency room they basically gave...
    Gemini15 Gemini15
    18-21, M
    Jul 26, 2008
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