Tag: food allergies

FARE at Congress

House Passes FASTER Act for Sesame Labeling, Awaits President’s Signature

Legislation requires that sesame be labeled on packaged foods; prioritizes food allergy research.
Ava-Grace Stevens

What We Learned from the Ava-Grace Stevens Inquest

Father testifies that confusing US allergen labeling led to his daughter's exposure.
Moisterizing Baby

Study Finds Frequent Moisturization of Infants May be Associated with Development...

"In the meantime, we recommend that parents wash their hands before moisturizing their babies as a precautionary measure."
Chantel Giacalone

Woman Who Suffered Brain Damage Awarded $29.5 Million for Alleged Mishandling...

Ms Giacalone, who is severely disabled as a result of her injury, will likely require round-the-clock care for the rest of her life.
Baby with Pacifier

Babies Whose Pacifiers Were Cleaned With Antiseptics Were 4 Times More...

Researchers believe antiseptics may affect the baby's microbiome.
Chocolate Bunnies Chatting

The Easter Bunny Brought you Chocolate, But Does He Know About...

Is that chocolate safe for your family?
Peanuts

How Much Peanut Does it Take to Trigger an Allergic Reaction?

UC toxicologist says finding an ‘eliciting dose’ may help some who have food allergies.
Oral Food Challenge

FARE Launches Global Research Competition to Develop a Safe, Compassionate Diagnostic...

$3 Million in prize money will inspire the world's leading food allergy researchers to put an end to the oral food challenge.
SUNBEAM babyfoot

NIH Study of Early Predictors, Mechanisms of Food Allergy and Eczema...

Study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and atopic dermatitis as well as biological pathways that lead to these conditions.
Not Today, Butterflies!

Helping Your Kids Cope with Food Allergy Anxiety: “Not Today, Butterflies!”

A new book to help young children understand and cope with the anxieties that come with food allergies.