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Allergy Friendly Tech Tools 2015

When technology meets allergic life peace of mind and new friends follow. Check out some great new tech tools, as previously reviewed in Allergic Living magazine by website coordinator Courtney Born. Mindful Monitor The Veta Smart Case isn’t your ordinary EpiPen holder. The high-tech case uses sensors and Bluetooth connection to signal your phone with the […]

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Nina Garcia Speaks Out for Anaphylaxis Awareness

Mylan Specialty has launched a new food allergy awareness campaign.

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Sabrina’s Law Turns 10 Years Old

It was the food allergy law that became famous across North America, and the hope born from tragedy. Ten years ago this month – May 16, 2005 – a legislative bill to accommodate students at risk of anaphylaxis in their schools in the province of Ontario was put to a final vote. As parents and […]

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Food Allergy Awareness Month Crossword Puzzle

More Great Resources Free Posters Talking Food Allergies: Snappy Comebacks I am a Child with Food Allergies (Girl) I am a Child with Food Allergies (Boy) Six That Save Lives

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Surveys Show Low Level of Allergy Awareness

New data shows how few in the population know what to do when anaphylaxis strikes.

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18 Things To Know About Food Allergy Reactions E-Book

In honor of Food Allergy Awareness month, our need-to-know primer on anaphylaxis questions.

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Why Does Asthma Put a Food-Allergic Child at a Higher Risk of Anaphylaxis?

Q: Why does asthma put a child with food allergies at higher risk of anaphylaxis than other children with food allergies?  Dr. Sicherer: Asthma is a condition in which the airways narrow, become inflamed and make extra mucus. There are many triggers of asthma including airborne allergens, exercise, infections, smoke, cold air, and others. Foods that are otherwise tolerated are […]

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Child Develops Temporary Food Allergies Following Blood Transfusion

This is the second time in the past decade that a food allergy has been transferred via blood transfusion.

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The MD Training Baby’s Immune System Not to Be Allergic

Dr. Brian Vickery was interested in cardiology before he spent time as a pediatric resident in New York City. There, it seemed like every other patient he saw had eczema, asthma, or some other allergic problem. He became fascinated by the allergy epidemic and how little is known about the underlying immunological mechanisms of allergy, […]

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Required Reading With Food Allergies or Celiac Disease

In the confusing landscape of food labels, assumptions are risky but knowledge is power. Every day for the past month, my son reiterated his discomfort – “My stomach hurts, Mom.” Finally, I identified the culprit. The dairy-free margarine we had used for years was now listing one of his allergens as an ingredient: pea protein. We stopped using the product immediately and […]

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