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British Airways Crews Soon to Make Peanut Allergy Announcements

Carrier will be the first major international airline to make this policy change.

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Allergy Eats Launches Retooled Restaurant Ratings App

Allergy Eats app redesign allows users to customize results according to their allergens.

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Allergic Living Winter 2015

Allergy-Friendly Glazed Sugar Cookies

Pastry chef Catherine Ruehle is the author of the best-selling Let Us All Eat cake: Gluten-Free Recipes for Everyone’s Favorite Cakes (Ten Speed Press). This is a sneak preview of one of her recipes featured in the baking section of Allergic Living’s Winter issue. Enjoy! These sugar cookies are crisp, light and delicious. The dough […]

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Drug Xolair Significantly Cuts Down Reactions in Milk Allergy OIT

Patients taking the drug had one-third the number of reactions of a placebo group while doing OIT

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Teen Summit Report: Inclusion, Friendship and a World Record

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 […]

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Winter 2016 – Canadian Edition

To see the U.S. edition click here. Allergy Anxiety: Fear of food reactions is stressing out many kids and parents. Experts reveal how to tame the worry. Features: Celiac’s Goal Scorer: NHL rookie Max Domi; Off to Africa with Food Allergies; Gluten & Our Meds and Life Hacks for 2016. News: Auvi-Q recall, peanut patch findings, clues […]

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When to Test for Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE).

Q: I can barely get my 2.5-year-old to eat solid foods. He’s not even drawn to foods that kids love – like bologna or chicken nuggets. He’s underweight, complains of tummy aches, and when he does eat, it’s with great effort. He often gags or even throws up after eating a small amount. I don’t […]

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Halloween 2015: Awesome Food-Free Loot Bag Ideas

Since the arrival of FARE’s sensationally popular Teal Pumpkin Project, food-allergic children can trick or treat with less fear at houses decorated with teal-colored pumpkins, which indicate that allergy-friendly loot is being offered. Here are Allergic Living’s top picks of candy alternatives to include – either in your bowl of goodies or as valued toy to […]

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Why are There So Many Food Allergies Today?

Q: Since my 6-year-old has multiple allergies (peanuts, tree nuts, soy and sesame), people ask me all the time: why are there so many food allergies today? Do you have a good shorthand answer?  Dr. Sicherer: The shortest answer is “we do not know exactly” and the long answer could involve writing a tome. There are […]

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Finding the Positive Side of Food Allergies

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 […]

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