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Allergist Calls for Change After Saving Girl’s Life During In-Flight Reaction

MD says it’s time for on-board allergy precautions, including stock auto-injectors.

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Nannies Nervous About Giving the Allergy Shot

While 99 percent of nannies are aware a food allergy can be fatal, 46 percent were uncomfortable with using an auto-injector.

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Babies’ Skin Exposure Linked to Peanut Allergy

Study finds exposure on the skin can sensitize infants to peanut – before they’ve even had a taste of it.

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Halloween 2014: Food Allergy-Friendly Candies and Treats

Allergic Living’s allergy-friendly candy and treats list for all the ghouls and boys.

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Food-Free Treats and Party Ideas for Kids, Teens with Food Allergies

Photo by Caroline Moassessi One magical day of the year invites us to enter the world of fantasy and become superheros, fairies, fire fighters or scary villains. Most people think of the evening of October 31 as a treat unto itself: parents ooh-ing and ah-ing over darling costumes, children of all ages delighting in candy […]

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Food Allergies and the Good Enough Mother

When an allergy mom makes a food error, the guilt is all consuming. Can we ever get past the self-blame?

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Does Teacher’s ‘Right to Eat’ Trump Allergy Safety?

Mother felt “shell-shocked” after 504 team agrees teachers can be ‘asked’ but not ‘required’ not to eat nuts in music and art common rooms.

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Gut Bacteria Show Potential to Block, Even Treat Peanut Allergy

An exciting study in mice opens the door to a probiotic food allergy treatment.

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21 Resources for Teens With Food Allergies

By Teens, for Teens Allergy Alli – Allison Davin is an expressive girl with a lot to share. Her posts with stories, tips, recipes and pictures provide amazing outreach to other food allergic teens. Eat Without Gluten – Sema Dibooglu is all about food, good gluten-free food, on her blog that focuses on recipes, product […]

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AAAAI Releases Updated Food Allergy Guidelines for Doctors

The AAAAI has released an update to its Food Allergy Practice Parameter,

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