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My friend makes his own peanut butter. How can you know whether or not peanuts are infected with aflatoxin?

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Dr. Christian Mayaud
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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The Aflatoxin/Peanut Butter scare seems to come up every few years -- Here are some interesting googled links with divergent viewpoints -- https://bbrocc.
wordpress.com/2010/05/03/aflatoxin-the-peanut-butter-scare-lives-on/ http://realfoodforager.com/why-i-gave-up-peanut-butter/ http://www.foodsafetywatch.org/factsheets/aflatoxins/

In brief: Interesting Question

The Aflatoxin/Peanut Butter scare seems to come up every few years -- Here are some interesting googled links with divergent viewpoints -- https://bbrocc.
wordpress.com/2010/05/03/aflatoxin-the-peanut-butter-scare-lives-on/ http://realfoodforager.com/why-i-gave-up-peanut-butter/ http://www.foodsafetywatch.org/factsheets/aflatoxins/
Dr. Christian Mayaud
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