Lifesaving Asthma Drug Linked to Nightmares and Depression

Be sure to discuss the possible side effects with your doctor so you can be vigilant for possible adverse effects of the drug.
Ashli and Brothers Alec and Chase

10 Year-Old Brother Saves 14 Year-Old Girl with Food Allergies From Anaphylaxis

"Ashli was probably the farthest gone patient that I've seen come back. We all thought she was going to die right there in front of us on the bed."
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Study: Epinephrine and More Trained Staff to Administer It Needed in Schools

Epinephrine is saving lives at school but is often administered by unlicensed staff or students.
Enjoy Life Foods Seed Bars

Enjoy Life Goes Teal, Introduces New Grain & Seed Bars

Company debuts a new look and an exciting new product line.
Update!

Update to Safe Snack Guide: September 14, 2017

Update to the allergy-friendly snack list used by thousands of schools and tens of thousands of parents nationwide.
Oreos

Regarding the Manufacture of Oreos with Respect to Peanuts and Tree Nuts

We went to the source to resolve conflicting information reported by our readership.
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Surprised Baby

FDA Approves New Peanut Allergy Claim on Labels

Labels may soon claim that early introduction of peanuts may reduce the risk of infants developing peanut allergy.
Pfizer HQ

FDA Warns Pfizer’s Meridian over Handling of EpiPen Malfunctions

Company has 15 working days to respond to numerous FDA concerns.
Oral Food Challenge

Study: Oral Food Challenges Safer Than Previously Thought

Despite the recent news of the death of a 3 year-old Alabama boy, the largest study of its kind found oral food challenges are safe.
The Gut

Study: Immune and Nervous Systems Communicate in the Gut

Link provides another clue into the mechanisms of chronic inflammatory diseases like food allergies and asthma.
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Annie LeGere

LeGere’s Law Bears Fruit as Local Law Enforcement to be Trained and Armed with...

One hundred staff members including 68 full-time officers to be trained and provided access to stock epinephrine.
Auvi-Q

Kaleo Donates Thousands of Epinephrine and Naloxone Auto-Injectors to Hurricane Harvey Victims

Direct Relief to distribute 25,000 auto-injectors to partner clinics serving storm-impacted communities.
Hurricane Harvey Rescue

FARE: Information for Hurricane Harvey Relief Donations

You can specify that your food or monetary donation go towards the purchase of allergy-friendly foods for needy families.

That Allergen-Free Symbol: What It Really Means to the Consumer

Q: The symbol must mean it's safe for people with allergies to that ingredient, right? A: Not necessarily.
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Restaurant Manager

New Law Takes Effect Requiring Food Allergy Safety Training for Restaurants

The Food Handling Regulation Enforcement Act took effect not a minute too soon for diners coping with food allergies.

Enjoy Life Foods Donates 20,000 Pounds of Food to Mend Hunger

Donation helps propel efforts by charity to provide no-cost allergy-friendly foods to people in need.

Private Insurance Claims Related to Anaphylaxis from Food Allergy Have Nearly Quadrupled Since 2007

Report based on an analysis by FAIR Health of over 23 billion privately billed healthcare procedures.
L-rhamnosus

Study: Peanut Oral Immunotherapy Combined with Probiotic Achieves Lasting Results

Exciting news of lasting peanut tolerance four years after Probiotic + Peanut OIT treatment.
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