Relieving Anxiety in Children: The Proximity Food Challenge

Discuss with the allergist to determine whether such a challenge makes sense for your anxious child.

FDA Approves New Voice-Guided Epinephrine Auto-Injector

The FDA has approved a new, voice guided epinephrine auto-injector for emergency use to counter the effects of anaphylaxis.

Study: Most Accidental Exposure to Peanuts Occur at Home or Home of Family/Friend

We discuss three important findings of the study and provide recommendations for each.
Packaged Foods

Study: Peanut Immunotherapy Significantly Reduces Risks Due to Cross-Contact in Common Packaged Foods

The study model used common packaged foods such as cookies, ice cream, and doughnuts as references.

Enjoy Life Launches New Baking Mix and Flour Line

As with all their products, the line is gluten-free, free-from the top eight food allergens, non-GMO, Kosher, and Halal.

Promising OIT Results from UNC Phase II Trial

"The first-ever clinical study of preschoolers allergic to peanuts could lead to safe and effective treatment for millions of people."

Senate Dems to FDA: Label Sesame as an Allergen

Three senate democrats sent a letter urging the authority to issue a rule requiring manufacturers to label for the presence of sesame. We endorse their actions but think they should go further.

Nestlé Partners with DBV to Develop Milk Allergy Test

The world's largest food business forays into allergy diagnostic services to help sell infant formula.

CDC Releases Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies in School

The CDC has published comprehensive guidelines for the management of food allergies in schools.

Kellogg’s: Potential for Injury, Illness and Death is a Cost of Doing Business

These are simply risk factors in a much larger calculation that affords little consideration of the human cost.

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