Having a child with a food allergy raises the expenses of an American family by a hefty $3,457 a year, says a groundbreaking national study
A new study published in the journal Pediatrics suggests that taking probiotics taken during pregnancy or early in life may reduce the risk of developing food allergies.
New research adds to the growing body of evidence that suggests infants who are born via Caesarian section are more likely to develop allergies later in life.
The following editorial reflects the opinion of the author, and not necessarily Allergic Living’s editors. It is based on her own extensive research and personal experience. FOOD Allergies, Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Autism, Asthma, Celiac Disease and Eczema all have mast cell issues in common. There is a huge need for research into food allergy and […]
The School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act has reached the U.S. Senate. Here’s how to support it.
The Discovery Channel will air a full hour documentary on food allergies as a growing public health issue on September 7.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.