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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 [...]

24 01, 2022

Allergy Friendly Brownie in a Mug Recipe!

By | January 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Super quick recipe for an allergy friendly Brownie in a Mug from Living With An Egg Allergy - Yummy! Sally Melanson Just want to take a moment and share this recipe. It came from someone in this group, and is by far our most loved, most shared recipe. I make them every year, and they're [...]

20 01, 2022

Lone Star Tick and Allergies to Red Meat

By | January 20th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bites from the lone star tick can result in the Alpha-Gal Syndrome. The syndrome results in a food allergy to red mammalian meat (beef, pork, lamb & venison). Reactions range from mild to severe including anaphylaxis. Physicians may also have misconceptions and an Arkansas study showed denial or incomplete knowledge of the syndrome and it's [...]

16 01, 2022

Progress Toward Dispensing of Epinephrine Without a Prescription

By | January 16th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Yes to increasing access to EpiPen to protect the allergy population and save lives. This initiative is bolstered by Dillon's Law that will improve access to EpiPen easier. Legislators Consider Allowing the Dispensing of Epinephrine Without a Prescription ByDave Bloom -2022/01/13 759 Share Angel and George Mueller A Wisconsin state senate committee heard details of a proposal [...]

29 12, 2021

Elijah’s Law Saving Lives for Allergy Population

By | December 29th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Elijah's Law provides guidelines and protocols designed to protect children in early education programs. With the Elijah's law having passed in a number of states, starting with New York, the law has already helped to save children having allergic reactions to food, Elijah’s Legacy of Saving Lives Continues: Namesake Law Introduced in Pennsylvania ByDave Bloom [...]

10 12, 2021

Donuts – Egg Free and Sprinkled

By | December 10th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Any dessert treat that is prepared without the egg allergen is welcomed!! SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 EGG-FREE VANILLA SPRINKLE DONUTS Donuts are one of my most favorite foods!  I think if I had to pick one food to eat for the rest of my life – it would be sprinkle donuts!!  Healthy…I know!  So when I [...]

10 12, 2021

Kraft Peanut Butter Provides Corporate Leadership Goal To Reduce High EpiPen Cost!

By | December 10th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The ad is powerful - it shows a jar of peanut butter and the EpiPen($120). The goal of the campaign is to reduce the cost of the EpiPen to the cost of peanut butter that is on average $5 per jar! It is a great initiative and a fund will be created for that purpose. [...]

2 12, 2021

Allergy-Friendly Holiday Products Guide 2021

By | December 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Informative guide to help navigate the holiday offerings allergy friendly wise. The guide is broken down into a number of the major allergy groups. The groups range from peanut/nut free to dairy free! Allergy-Friendly Holiday Products Specific to Your Dietary Restrictions! ByDave Bloom -2021/11/30 391 Share Spin the dreidel! Deck the halls! Light the kinara! The holidays [...]

1 12, 2021

Allergies and Mental Health Challenges – Assistance Options

By | December 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food allergies and mental health challenges create a challenge to ensure food safety. There are ways to take care of situations especially when a parent or caregiver is not present. The story below and response illustrates how easily it can happen and also how safety can be protected. NNMG Food Allergic Families Forum Trisha Kay [...]

30 11, 2021

Baking Powder Created to Replace Food Allergens 1843!

By | November 30th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Amazing story of baking powder being created to replace a woman's allergy to eggs and yeast for making bread! This allergy innovation occurred in 1843!! Many thanks with baking powder still being a major player in the baking world for food allergies!! As an allergy mom myself, I have relied on baking powder for cakes, [...]

6 11, 2021

Study Shows Strong Peanut OIT Results with Young to Older Children

By | November 6th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OIT involves an upscaling of doses of peanut overseen by doctors with a gradual desensitization in reaction to the allergen (peanut). The study showed encouraging results with the peanut desensitization. Thanks to Snack Safely for sharing the study results. Study: Large Majority of Children on Peanut OIT Achieve Maintenance Dose Including Older Kids ByDave Bloom [...]