Allergy-friendly treats sure to thrill every ghost and goblin in town.
Since the arrival of FARE’s sensationally popular Teal Pumpkin Project, children with food allergies can trick or treat without worry at houses decorated with teal-colored pumpkins. These indicate that allergy-friendly loot is being offered. Following are Allergic Living’s top picks of candy alternatives to include – either in your bowl of goodies or as a valued toy to swap… Read more »
Q: I’m encouraged about oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy and my 13-year-old is considering whether she would take part in a local trial. My biggest concern is: how great is the risk of developing (EoE) or eosinophilic esophagitis, which I’m told can develop during this therapy? Dr. Sicherer: Eosinophilic esophagitis is akin to having a rash… Read more »
Petition urges the FDA to establish a label-abuse reporting system for consumers.
Allergic student Hannah Lank on what she learned working as a barista.
“This is the first time the FDA has recognized a qualified health claim to prevent a food allergy,” said the FDA commissioner.