Dave Bloom

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Dave Bloom is CEO and "Blogger in Chief" of SnackSafely.com.
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.
Administering Epinephrine Auto-Injector

Anaphylaxis Management: EAACI Updates Guidelines Raising Epinephrine to First-Line Treatment

There's just no doubt: epinephrine is the first-line treatment for anaphylaxis.
Xolair (omalizumab)

Study: Omalizumab (Xolair) May Help Treat Idiopathic Anaphylaxis

Small study finds drug may be effective in treating IA.
Gal

Quick Thinking Off Duty EMT Saves Dying Boy with His Son’s Auto-Injector

The 5-year-old boy was lucky a good samaritan and his allergic son were nearby.
Lauren Faulkner

Woman Suffers Anaphylaxis from Lip Fillers, Films Ordeal on TikTok

Faulkner documented the procedure on TikTok by showing her before and after look once the fillers were dissolved.