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Nut-Allergic Boy and Friend Take Legal Action Against Youth Theater Program

Complaint says organizers refused to accommodate 10-year-old with severe food allergies.

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Tips for Travel to Africa with Food Allergies

In the Winter 2016 issue of Allergic Living magazine, writer Scott McKenzie details the outstanding trip he and his family took to Southern Africa. His family — including a teenage daughter, Taya, with multiple food allergies — had an unforgettable experience and witnessed animals, from cheetahs to giraffes to antelopes, lions and elephants, in their […]

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Can Egg Allergy Lead to a Peanut Allergy?

Q: My daughter has developed an egg allergy at 12 months. At the appointment where tests confirmed this, the allergist mentored being “mindful of possible peanut allergy”. I’m confused: are these two allergies related? And if so, what can I do to be careful? Dr. Sharma: Allergies to egg and peanut often go together. For example, […]

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Teen Dies of Suspected Anaphylaxis After Eating Peanut Snack at School Bonfire

Simon Katz, 16, of Littleton, Colorado had been celebrating homecoming.

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Can Peanut and Egg Allergies be Related?

Q: My daughter has developed an egg allergy at 12 months. At the appointment where tests confirmed this, the allergist mentioned being “mindful of possible peanut allergy.” I’m confused: are these two allergies related? And what can I do to be careful? Dr. Watson: Your daughter is an age where new food allergies can develop. I think the […]

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8-Year-Old Allergic Chef Wins Trip to White House Lunch

This chef never let allergies hold him back from making safe, delicious meals. And now, even the First Lady wants a taste.

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Summer 2015 – U.S. Edition

To subscribe to the American edition of Allergic Living, click here. To subscribe to the Canadian edition of Allergic Living, click here. Safe Dining Guide: Our nationwide search finds the restaurants where great food and allergy safety are both on the menu. Celiac in Kids: How to spot the sometimes subtle signs of celiac disease in children and teens. The Allergic Chef: TV […]

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Little Brother’s Fearless Food Allergy Advocate

Our son has become an outstanding advocate for his allergic little brother, and himself.

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Taking a Food-Allergic Child Out to the Big Game

Not even multiple allergies could stop this family of avid sports fans from going out to cheer on their baseball and football teams.

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Is Shea Nut Butter Safe With a Tree-Nut Allergy?

Q: My 5-year-old is allergic to tree nuts, and I’d like to know more about shea (nut) butter, as it’s in so many products. Is it safe to use on her skin as a lotion? Are candies with it safe for her to eat?  Dr. Sicherer: Shea nut butter or oil is derived from the seed of […]

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