Dave Bloom

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

Be Inclusive This Holiday Season!

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Update to Safe Snack Guide: December 4, 2013

Please note that we have removed a product line from the Safe Snack Guide.

What We Learned from the Adrian Peterson Story

The important take-aways from the story of Adrian Peterson's 2011 bout of anaphylaxis.

Slate Opinion Piece: 'The Patron Saint of Peanut Allergies'

An open letter to Malia Obama asks her to encourage her father to do more regarding food allergies.
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Update to Safe Snack Guide: November 19, 2013

Please note that we have made changes to the contents of the Safe Snack Guide listing products free of peanuts, tree nuts, and eggs to help keep these allergens out of the classroom and your home.
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Petition to President: 'Help our schools become safe and ADA compliant'

Sign this petition for continued action on behalf of children with food allergies.

NY Times Blog Post: What Should Airlines Do About Children With Peanut Allergies?

An article by Abby Ellin makes the case for better accommodation of people with food allergies by the airlines.

President Obama Signs School Epinephrine Bill into Law

Culminating two years of effort, the School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act was signed into law today by President Obama.

NY Times Opinion Piece: A Cure for the Allergy Epidemic?

Moises Velasquez-Manoff makes the case for the 'farm effect' as a contributing factor to allergies in an opinion piece in the New York Times.

Possible Cure of Peanut Allergy by Bone Marrow Transplant

A study presented at a meeting of the ACAAI described the case of a boy cured of his peanut allergy after a bone marrow transplant.