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Meet the allergy mom who’s led the charge to get landmarks lighting up teal for food allergy awareness.
Why FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) thinks desensitization is a vital food allergy therapy on the path toward finding tolerance. Parents of children with food allergies tell me their main focus for their child’s future is keeping their loved one safe and healthy. This brings up a thought-provoking question when it comes to where we are headed with research: […]
Have you or someone you know had a severe food-allergic reaction as an adult, completely out of the blue? In this webinar produced for FARE, Allergic Living’s editor Gwen Smith delves into the details of living with adult-onset food allergies. From the steep learning curve over how to eat and socialize safely, to the confusion of friends […]
What do a nerdy kid from Oklahoma, a confident musician from Virginia, and a laid-back athlete from California all have in common? They were all in Washington D.C. from November 13 to 15 for the 10th Annual FARE (Food Allergy Research and Education) Teen Summit. Every year, hundreds of teens with food allergies gather for […]
They say when the student is ready, the teacher will appear. Little did I know that my continuing education would happen at a local coffee shop with my new friend, Lisa*. We met at a seminar for parents of children with disabilities and instantly clicked. But this was the first opportunity I’d had to hear her family’s full story. As we […]
Back to school can be a time of heightened stress. Here’s a wealth of resources from the allergists and others who attended our Twitter party
She has a master’s degree and more than 20 years’ experience in public policy and philanthropy – but behind the professional demeanor, Jennifer Jobrack also knows the worrisome realities of life as a food allergy mom. Jobrack first became involved in food allergy advocacy when she joined the Food Allergy Initiative (FAI) in 2010 as […]