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28 08, 2020

Amulet , Allergy Food Detector

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

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 [...]

2 02, 2023

Chapmans Ice Cream Introduces Allergy Friendly Line in March 2023

By | February 2nd, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Great news that Chapman's is in introducing a new allergy friendly ice cream line in March 2023. The new ice cream will be free of peanut, tree nuts and egg! NNMG Food Allergic Families of Ontario, Canada Sophie Cunha  · 3h  · Super excited for this. Just got this email from Chapman's Chapman’s Releases Super Premium Plus Markdale, ON [...]

27 01, 2023

By | January 27th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Student Experiment Reveals EpiPens Do Not Work In Space Students at an elementary school in Canada have discovered the EpiPen doesn't work in space! Ottawa, Ontario elementary school students make the groundbreaking discovery! With the critical information obtained, the next step for research will be how to protect and/or revise the EpiPen in space.   [...]

25 01, 2023

By | January 25th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Allergy Cards Provided at Resort on International Vacation Great idea for a Resort to assist the allergy population in communicating food allergies with cards in English and local language while on vacation at international locations. NNMG Food Allergic Families Forum Myrna Hollins  · 20m  ·  I forgot to post this once we came back from our family vacation [...]

2 12, 2022

By | December 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

; FDA Announces New Draft Guidelines On Allergen Labeling It's been 16 years since Allergen Guidelines have be updated. The new draft includes the existing allergens to now include sesame and three categories: Fish (such as bass, flounder) Crustacean shellfish (such as crab, shrimp, lobster) & Tree Nuts (such as almond, walnut, pecan). The new [...]

17 11, 2022

By | November 17th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Toddler Skin Patch Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy Exciting news for peanut allergy reduction in young children. DVB Technologies is working on a skin patch for children under 4 years of age and a recent study showed promising results in reaction reduction to the allergen peanut. Thanks to Snack Safely for sharing! Emerging TherapyNews CoverageStudy Skin [...]

15 11, 2022

By | November 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Emerging TherapyNews CoverageStudy Sublingual Epinephrine Study Has Exciting and Positive News Aquestive Therapeutics is working on a sublingual epinephrine that is very exciting with its prelimary results showing faster concentration in blood than the existing auto injection in the hip! Thanks to Snack Safely for sharing this ground-breaking news! Needle-Free, Sublingual Epinephrine Film Works Faster [...]

11 11, 2022

By | November 11th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eggless Sugar Cream Pie This popular pie is made even better with it's allergy friendly egg-free ingredients. Recipe Image Old Fashioned Sugar Cream Pie Ingredients 1 pie crust at room temperature4 Tablespoons cornstarch3/4 cup granulated sugar4 Tablespoons salted butter melted2 1/4 cups heavy whipping cream1 Tablespoon vanilla extract Topping: 4 Tablespoons salted butter melted1/2 cup cinnamon sugar Instructions Preheat oven to 325F and place pie crust onto a baking sheet.Bake for 10-12 minutes [...]

30 10, 2022

By | October 30th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Intrommune Toothpaste Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy Shows High Patient Compliance for Phase 1 Intrommune Theraputics is pleased with high patient compliance, over 90%, in Phase 1 of the Toothpaste Immunotherapy study. Intrommune’s Toothpaste Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy Completes Phase 1 Enrollment ByDave Bloom -2022/10/28 391 Share Observed only mild and transient adverse events, with no use of [...]

15 09, 2022

By | September 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Blood Test Accurately Determines the Threshold Level for Reactions to Peanuts New way to determine level of reaction to peanut has been developed involving a blood test. The new test will allow for the diagnosis and management of peanut allergy. Thanks to Snack Safely for sharing this story. ByNews Wire ~ 3rd Party Press [...]

7 08, 2022

By | August 7th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Did Peanut Allergy Transfer from Donor to Recipient in Lung Transplant? A lung transplant a few years ago may have transferred a peanut allergy from a donor with a peanut allergy to a recipient with not history of allergy to peanuts. The resultant peanut sensitivity was treated with gradual desensitization for the lung transplant recipient. [...]