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

What You Need to Know About COVID-19 / Coronavirus

Preparation starts with education from the Centers for Disease Control.
Adam and Cassandra Hall

Expectant Father Dies from Undiagnosed Fish Allergy After Dining with His Wife

Man knew of his tree nut allergy but did not know he had developed an allergy to fish.
FARE Data Commons

FARE Expands Partnership with Northwestern University, Announces Data Commons

FARE Data Commons to connect food allergy stakeholders and researchers around the globe

Two Baby Studies: Eat Eggs While Breastfeeding — Yes, Emollients for Eczema — No

Studies look at strategies for preventing food allergies and reducing the risk of developing eczema in babies.
Palforzia Capsules with Logo

Aimmune Provides FDA Mandated Program for Patients Considering Treatment of Peanut Allergy with Palforzia

The FDA seeks to mitigate risks associated with treatment by mandating a program that must be followed by patients, prescribers, pharmacies, and healthcare settings.
Kimberly Sheldon

Caregiver is Accused of Spraying Perfume on Elderly Woman to Cause an Allergic Reaction

Victim was administered an EpiPen and taken to emergency room.
Samuel Collings

What We Learned from the Sam Collings Inquest: Your Next Reaction Could Be Far...

"The level of his reaction couldn't have been predicted by the evidence available to him."
Savannah Kyriazopoulos vs McDonalds

McDonald’s Denies Serving Almond Milk to Woman with Nut Allergies Causing Her Anaphylaxis

"My life flashed before my eyes, everything went black, I was just so desperate to breathe."
Commercial Kitchen

UK County Found 15 of 51 Food Samples Contained Undisclosed Allergens; What About US?

Can Americans count on similar support to ensure their eateries are safe?
Keith Downey and Killian McGreal

Quick-Thinking Pharmacist Saves Man Suffering Anaphylaxis at Local Restaurant

If you are diagnosed with a food allergy, there is no telling how severe your next reaction will be.