Last-minute treat shopping for Valentine’s Day is getting easier for families and lovers with allergies and celiac disease. Allergy-friendly candies and sweets are popping up in supermarkets and online, making the special day safe and simple for those with big hearts (and a sweet tooth). Available in the United States and Canada Gimbal’s Fine Candies Spice… Read more »
Want a fun way to teach your kids about asthma management? Need to access your medical records while traveling? Now, there are apps for that. Companies across North America have identified specific troubles in the asthma and allergy community and put simple solutions at your finger tips. Check out some of our favorite tech tools,… Read more »
Allergic Living’s allergy-friendly candy and treats list for all the ghouls and boys.
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She gave you life, dried your tears and checked under the bed for monsters. Moms deserve a lot of credit and love for all they do. Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 11 this year, and we’ve put together some great allergy-friendly gift ideas that mom is sure to adore. For the Gardener: Cut flowers are… Read more »
New Releases BLUE By Katia Dabdoub Hechema and Oswald Iten (Illustrations) URSO International, $14.95 The title and beautifully sketched cover of this touching tale paints a slightly somber story. It’s true that moms may get a little tear-eyed, but only due the the happy ending that greets Blue. To prepare kids’ minds for the messages ahead,… Read more »
Published in 2014 Mayo Clinic Going Gluten Free By Joseph A. Murray, MD Time Home Entertainment, Inc., $25.95 You’ve just been diagnosed with celiac disease and are flummoxed by all the conflicting information about the gluten-free diet. Heavily promoted books scream that gluten, the protein in wheat, rye and barley, is bad, bad, bad for… Read more »
Published in 2015 The Easy Vegan Cookbook By Kathy Hester Page Street Publishing, $21.99 Perhaps the best everyday collection to settle on my bookshelf in years, this title focuses on what we eat most: meals. Light soups, hearty stews, comforting pastas, kid-focused fare and enticing ethnic cuisine promise to keep your menu varied and healthy… Read more »
Our editors’ top picks of this year’s safe Halloween treats.
Published in 2010 and earlier For more recent reviews, click here. Baking at Its Best Allergic Living gives two thumbs way up for Cybele Pascal’s The Allergen-Free Baker’s Handbook. Pascal had all the right ingredients take on her second cookbook: an accomplished home chef, she earned her stripes in restaurant kitchens, and she lives with multiple… Read more »