Monthly Archives: August 2020


FDA Deny Approval for Peanut Patch Therapy?

Doctors and patients were surprised and disappointed with the the FDA withholding approval for Peanut Patch Therapy in the U.S.. The FDA is requesting further study of the Patch Therapy and the Patch adhesive before final approval. Meanwhile, doctors and patients were set up and ready to use the Peanut Patch Therapy to reduce/eliminate their [...]

By | August 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PB & Jelly Sandwiches at School – Open Letter

Food allergies at school become complicated with food consumption. This challenge occurs every day at lunchtime & snacktime too! Food allergies must be avoided by students with food allergies at all times and especially during eating of food. The open letter below offers gratitude for the banning of peanut butter at schools along with healthy [...]

By | August 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Amulet , Allergy Food Detector

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 [...]

By | August 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Allerject Now Available and Covered by Public & Private Insurance Companies

Allerject is the new and much improved epinephrine injector. It is compact, has recorded use instructions and a retractable needle! Now available in Canada and other countries, there is an added bonus for Allerject being covered by Public and Private Insurance Companies! Exciting news that brought two quick reactions - first a text to my [...]

By | August 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Tragedy With No EpiPen

Tragedy struck when a teenage boy with food allergies went to the Cinema with his parents. All was well and with popcorn in hand, that teenager started eating the popcorn he had eaten there before. The tragedy in this story was the reaction he had with no EpiPen at hand! The EpiPen is an essential [...]

By | August 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guidelines Needed in Schools to Ensure Food Safety for Allergy Youth

Food allergies must be taken seriously, in this case at schools. In order to ensure consistency and safety are paramount for children with food allergies, guidelines must be established. Lack of communication and education contributed to a student being given allergic food, resulting in an anaphylactic emergency and hospital. The school board pled guilty in [...]

By | August 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments