"Peanut allergies are rising among American children and one reason might be due to economic status. According to a new study, greater rates of peanut allergy are found in families with higher economic status." Schools continue to deal with this growing issue, especially in the lunchrooms. Questions? Do some parents sterilize their home environments to almost a fault? Do their children play outside and get exposed to natural conditions and elements? Are families using too many cleaning products that create unnaturally clean conditions?