Dave Bloom

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Dave Bloom is CEO and "Blogger in Chief" of SnackSafely.com.
COUR Nanoparticle

FDA Accepts Investigational New Drug Application for Novel Peanut Allergy Therapy

The company, which is already in phase 2 clinical trials with a treatment for celiac disease, has announced the FDA has accepted their Investigational New Drug (IND) application for evaluation of CNP-201, A treatment for peanut allergy. that reduces the need for strict peanut avoidance and reduces the potentially fatal health risks associated with peanut allergy.
Flu Vaccine

Medical Associations Agree: Flu Vaccines are Safe for Egg Allergy — Get Vaccinated

The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated for flu with rare exceptions even if you have an egg allergy.
Jane Seymour SAG

Former Bond Girl, Actress Jane Seymour Describes Her ‘Death’ Due to Anaphylaxis

"Apparently, according to the doctors, I did die."
Isaac Peacock and Family

10-Year-Old Saves Anaphylactic Mother’s Life, Earns Commendations

"It was a life and death situation and he saved the day."
Safe Snack Guide and Allergence Updates!

Update: Thousands of Allergy-Friendly Products to Help You with Back-to-School!

Over 3000 allergy-friendly products from 160+ partner manufacturers!

Court Documents Show Mylan CEO Heather Bresch Played Integral Role in EpiPen Price Scandal

Bresch pressured counterpart at Pfizer to drop competing product.
Allergens

USF Begins Recruitment for OIT Study Addressing 15 Food Allergies at Once

Therapy will treat allergies to peanuts, almonds, cashew, hazelnuts, pecans, pistachios, walnuts, codfish, salmon, shrimp, sesame seed, soy, wheat, milk and eggs simultaneously.
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Study: Pfizer COVID Vaccine Safe for Highly Allergic with History of Anaphylaxis

Important note: This article is intended for those who understand vaccines as critical to maintaining their health and that of their families. It is...
Auvi-Q Life Threatening Allergies Toolkit

Auvi-Q Launches Resource Hub and Life-Threatening Allergy Tool Kit

Hub offers digital tools to help families with life-threatening allergies stay prepared this school year.
Food Allergy Collaborative

Tell the FDA: Join the Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting for Food Allergy

Your opportunity to participate in a discussion with the FDA about your experiences with food allergies.