Dave Bloom

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CEO & Co-Founder of SnackSafely.com and proud food allergy dad. Advocating for food allergy awareness and causes since the founding of SnackSafely.com in 2011. Dedicated to solving issues critical to the food allergy community by leveraging over 25 years of technical expertise gained serving various senior roles in the Financial Services industry. Authority on issues regarding the manufacture of allergy-friendly food products and founder of the SnackSafely.com Manufacturer Partnership, a consortium of food manufacturers now numbering 75+ companies that have agreed to provide detailed disclosure of their manufacturing processes beyond what the FDA requires.
Flirtey AED Drone

Anaphylaxis? Company Plans to Air Lift Emergency Epinephrine to You via Drone

Soon you may be able to look to the sky for emergency meds.
AR101

Results of Phase III Trial of Aimmune’s Peanut OIT Therapy

After one year, 3/4 of patients ages 4-17 who received the therapy were able to consume a minimum of 300mg of peanut. Results for adults were less clear.
Butler IHS

Girl Who Allegedly Perpetrated Pineapple Assault Expelled, Access to Social Media Limited

Emergency hearing held because authorities were unable to contact the teen or her mother.
Kiwi

Kiwi Causes Allergic Symptoms in 34 RI Students

Students experienced classic symptoms of anaphylaxis, including itching of the lips and mouth, hives and tongue swelling.
ZEGO Press Release

ZEGO Press Release

ZEGO Snacks Emerges as 'De Facto Leader in Allergen Transparency'

Study: How Personality Affects Coping with Food Allergy

Lead author hopes findings will help tailor coping strategies based on personality traits.
Peter Rabbit

Editorial and Media Roundup: Peter Rabbit Movie Outrage

"The studio execs must either be complete idiots or tone deaf..."
Rosie Take 2

Study: Many are Leaving that Life Saving 2nd Dose of Epinephrine at Home

Frightening statistics that show adherence to epinephrine guidelines is poor.
Pitcher of Milk

Study: Vitamin A Added to Cattle Feed May Protect Against Cow’s Milk Allergy

Adding more greens to cow fodder may lower the allergenicity of milk.
Undeclared Allergens

Undeclared Allergens Top Reason for Food Recalls in 2017

Food Safety Magazine's annual summary of the prior year's food recalls is not good news for food allergy sufferers.

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