While many people think of peanuts and tree nuts as being similar foods, they are actually very different. In fact, the peanut is more closely related to the pea than it is to any type of nut that grows on a tree. If you have a nut allergy, it’s important to understand the differences between the various types of nuts. In this video, Bruce Lanser, M.D., of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology talks about some of these differences.
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