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May 6, 2021
Ryan is severely allergic to peanuts. Like, hives-blossoming, throat-closing, get-me-epinephrine-now kind of allergic. But as part of a clinical trial at SickKids, which could change the course of allergy treatment, he now eats a tiny dose of the stuff every night. That’s because peanuts—the very food that could kill him—might also be the key to protecting him.
WARNING: Please do not try this without the close supervision of a doctor.
Dr. Thomas Eiwegger
Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan (McGill)
The Clinical Research Center
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Program
W. G. Beattie
Donald Graham Campbell
H.J Heinz Company of Canada Ltd.
Amy S. Kaiser
Kraft Canada Inc.
Amanada J. Lang
Mandarin Charitable Foundation
Mandarin Restaurant Franchise Corporation
Rotman Family Foundation
Ken B. Rotman
Safe Return Holdings Inc.
The Kraft Heinz Company
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As a SickKids Foundation writer, Hannah works closely with world-renowned SickKids scientists, physicians, and researchers, turning dense medical jargon into engaging content about the latest research and treatments for kids. She’s inspired by the hope and perseverance of young patients and their families, a fantastic team of colleagues, and her three young girls at home.