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Food Allergy

School ‘Stock’ Epinephrine Bill Before U.S. Senate

The School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act has reached the U.S. Senate. Here’s how to support it.

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Discovery Channel Airs Food Allergy Documentary

The Discovery Channel will air a full hour documentary on food allergies as a growing public health issue on September 7.

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Lessons From a Teen Food Allergy Tragedy

For a young teen with a peanut allergy, it was a fleeting lapse of vigilance on the last evening at summer camp. Thirteen-year-old Natalie Giorgi was camping with a group of families in Sacramento, California when she ate a single bite of a Rice Krispies square. She recognized the taste of peanut and spat it […]

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Baby’s Diet Can Influence Food Allergies

A study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology suggests that babies who eat more homemade and fresh foods are less likely to develop allergies later in life. For the study, researchers from the U.K. examined the food diaries kept by mothers of both allergic and non-allergic infants. All of the babies in […]

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FARE Walks: September 2013

FARE Walks for Food Allergy are a great way to meet new friends while raising money for a great cause. This September, there are many walks occurring all over the United States. See the chart below for a walk near you. September 2013 FARE Walks: Houston, TX September 7, 2013 Utica, NY September 8, 2013 […]

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The Smurfs 2: OK or Not on Allergies?

There has been a lot of talk in the food allergy community about the new The Smurfs 2 movie because of a certain scene involving peanut allergy.

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Babies Who Take Antibiotics Face Eczema Risk

New research suggests that giving antibiotics to babies under the age of 12 months significantly increases

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Shellfish Allergy and Iodine: Is There a Link?

New research confirms that those with shellfish allergy are not more likely to react to radiocontrast material used to improve clarity

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Profile: TV’s Nanny Jo Frost on Her Allergies

Parenting expert and supernanny Jo Frost on why her allergies require discipline.

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Summer Reads 2013: Editors’ Top Picks

Our top picks of the most fascinating and illuminating articles to enjoy this summer.

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