Keep your PB&J sandwich and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups away! Several famous actors, musicians and athletes are allergic to peanuts. Some of these stars have kept quiet about their allergies, while others have spoken about their peanut allergies in interviews. One famous comedian was once rushed to the hospital after consuming a peanut!
Who is the most famous person who is allergic to peanuts? Serena Williams tops our list. Serena Williams is reportedly severely allergic to peanuts. Supernanny Jo Frost has several allergies also. She says, "I’m allergic to all nuts, peanuts, crustaceans and rye. I have asthma and that’s triggered by tobacco, severe changes in weather, pollen, strong household cleaning products, mold, animal dander, lilies. And with perfumes, anything very flowery is a problem for me."
“Everybody Loves Raymond” star Ray Romano was reportedly rushed to the hospital in 2001 after inadvertently eating something containing peanuts. He broke out in hives and was having trouble breathing. Likewise, Clay Aiken is allergic to several things including peanuts, tree nuts, mushrooms, shellfish, coffee, chocolate, and mint.Do you think that peanuts should be banned from schools to protect kids with allergies? Share your thoughts in the comments section.