To protect me from nut reactions, before allergy labels and anaphylaxis awareness, there was simply my mom.
With both sons affected by diseases of the immune system, this allergy mom dove headfirst into finding promising research.
How a sister’s quick thinking saved the day.
An EMT with a severe allergy to nuts discovers the hard way that he’s not as invincible to anaphylaxis as he thought.
Despairing at a lack of options, Emily Brown took things into her own hands.
Mary Fran Wiley relates the first time a smooch alarm went off for her. From the incident she learned that a romantic evening can still be about the couple, not just food restrictions.
Determined to change the world for those of us with food allergies, teenage filmmaker Jack Yanover shares the story behind the making of That Bites! — his big screen, documentary on food allergies.
Growing up with celiac disease, Sema first learned that staying positive in the face of adversity is essential. That resilience now drives the teen’s inspiring advocacy and artistic work.
When her 8th birthday party was cancelled due to a food allergy risks, Mirella dug deep, stayed positive, and celebrated in her own special way. Read her inspiring story here.
Our son has become an outstanding advocate for his allergic little brother, and himself.