Dave Bloom

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Dave Bloom is CEO and "Blogger in Chief" of SnackSafely.com.
Kids Baking

Six Allergy-Friendly Mixes to Make Holiday Baking a Breeze

Here are six allergy-friendly mixes to get you started on your holiday baking.
Tricia Powell and Son

Woman’s Near-Death Anaphylactic Experience Prompts Petition to Ban Nuts on Flights

Tricia Powell's brush with death is a salient example of why peanuts and tree nuts should be banned from all flights.
Skin Prick Testing

Flare Size in Skin Prick Testing for Children May Predict Oral Food Challenge Outcomes

Can interpretation of the results of skin prick tests be refined to obviate the need for some oral food challenges?
Advisory - Sesame Free Guide

Advisory: Error in Sesame Free Guides Downloaded Prior to 11/22/2020 — Please Download Corrected...

If you recently downloaded our latest Sesame Free food guide, please read this advisory and download a corrected version.
Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy Anaphylaxis Scare: ‘92% of My Body Blew Up’

Emmy winning star now carries an EpiPen.
FDA Fails Again

FDA Urges Voluntary Disclosure of Sesame, Again Falls Short at Protecting Allergic Individuals

The FDA is once again leaving the allergic community vulnerable to the whims of manufacturers.
Download the latest Safe Snack Guide!

Update to Safe Snack Guide and Allergence to Help with Thanksgiving!

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Caitlin Fitzsimmons and Mary-Ann Shankland

Woman Saves Boyfriend’s Mom from Anaphylactic Reaction to Honey

Army cadet first aid training made all the difference.
Bullying

Childhood Bullying Due to Food Allergies is Common According to Study

Both black and white children suffer bullying at school because of their food allergies.
Viaskin Patch

Viaskin Peanut “Patch” Therapy Takes Next Step Toward Approval… in Europe

The Marketing Authorization Application for Viaskin™ Peanut was validated by the European Medicines Agency.