A new pilot study has resulted in subjects being able to tolerate 160 to 400 times more peanut than they could at the study’s outset.
A 10-year-old boy with leukemia who recently received a bone marrow transplant was cured not only of his cancer, but of his severe peanut allergy too.
Building a gingerbread house is a great family activity for the holidays, and those of us living with food allergies or celiac disease shouldn’t have to miss out on the fun! That’s why the Allergic Living kitchen has created the ultimate allergy-friendly and gluten-free gingerbread house. In the spirit of the holidays, we’re providing it […]
The federal School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act was signed into law by the President on November 13.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released the long-awaited school food allergy guidelines.
Got a food allergy blog? Then you’ll want register today for the FAB bloggers conference in Las Vegas in early November.
Hannah Ianelli is a new kid these days. The 11-year-old girl from the Boston area has good reason to grin, now that she’s finished a peanut oral immunotherapy trial that involved getting shots of the asthma drug omalizumab (or Xolair). Going out for dinner with her family, eating at a friend’s house, or heading to […]
The mother of a young man who died of a suspected allergic reaction in a Washington State jail is launching a lawsuit against the county for $10 million. Michael Saffioti, 22, landed in the Snohomish County Jail on a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge in July of 2012. He was expected to appear before a judge […]