What if you could test food for allergens, specifically the major allergens (peanut, egg, seafood, milk)? Amulet may give you the ability to do just that! The device is compact and can fit on a keychain. Allergen foods testing is being expanded by the company. Pre-orders for Allergy Amulet are being taken for the fall [...]
Exciting new research is being conducted with reprogramming the immune system to eliminate peanut allergy! The goal is to reprogram the immune system to achieve tolerance for immune-related reactions. The immune reaction is focused on peanut allergy. Thanks to Snack Safely for sharing this amazing research underway with FDA approval. FDA Accepts Investigational New Drug [...]
Thanks to NNMG Allergic Families Forum for sharing this excellent overview of important areas to be considered, discussed and acted upon to ensure the health and safety of children with allergies going back to school. Mary Katherine Starr-Proulx shared a post. tSpof1o6rhedu · gdYesttSironercdasy aht 5r:1n3d PM · It’s that time of year again, when parents begin planning classroom parties and events. It’s [...]
Thanks to Living with an Egg Allergy for sharing this great information on egg-free candy corn. The treat is also free of the other major allergens including peanuts and tree nuts! Living with an Egg Allergy Shelly Dixon · aos6erh · Found these at Wegmans in case you're looking for egg-free candy corn. (Pn/egg here)They're in individual little bags.
Thanks to Living with an Egg Allergy for sharing the story of OIT and success with ending a serious egg allergy! The outcome was recorded on Sept.9, 2021. Living with an Egg Allergy Melissa Batonick · tSSemppoloteosmberuSnnn 9fs eoataigii rfred9:Sfi43a PMa · It took her 3 years but this brave kid just graduated from oral immunotherapy for her egg allergy. She went [...]
Great news from a study on vaccine safety for the allergy population! The study show effectiveness and safety with the Pfizer Vaccine for the allergy population and including the highly allergic population. HomeFood Allergy AdvocacyStudy: Pfizer COVID Vaccine Safe for Highly Allergic with History of AnaphylaxisFood Allergy AdvocacyNews CoverageProduct Safety Study: Pfizer COVID Vaccine Safe [...]
The idea of using a drone to deliver epinephrine sounds far-tetched and impossible! Yet drones are already being used to deliver AEDs with Sweden testing the use of drones delivering defibrillators faster than an ambulance arrival . The response time is even greater for those who live far from a hospital and related ambulance! Study: [...]
Hero Dad and Son Avert A Tragedy in Mall Food Court With EpiPen Rescue!! Wonderful Story!! Quick action from a dad and his son stepped in to save an anaphylactic reaction in a young boy at a food court! The dad administered the EpiPen saving the life of the child. It is a wonderful story [...]
Here is a new snack 'Without a Trace' free of 8 allergens! Thanks to NNMG Food Allergic Families for sharing this!
This amazing allergy friendly snack is available now and can be ordered on Amazon or maybe even a local food/health food store!! Perfect to bring as a snack to school and everywhere else too! Many thanks to Living With an Egg Allergy for sharing this!