Pocket-Sized #1002: “Food Allergies and Kissing”

Food Allergies and Kissing

In this Pocket-Sized episode #1002, Marc Abrahams shows some unfamiliar research studies to Christina Agapakis. Dramatic readings and reactions ensue.

The research mentioned in this episode is featured in the special Kissing issue (vol. 22, #4) of the Annals of Improbable Research magazine.

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1. Christina Agapakis encounters:

Food Allergies and Kissing,” Rosemary Hallett, Lori Haapanen, and Suzanne Teuber, New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 346, no. 23, June 6, 2002, pp. 1833-1834.

Oral Allergy Syndrome to Apple After a Lover’s Kiss,” B. Wuthrich, Allergy, vol. 52, 1997, pp. 235-6.

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