Tag: children

Not Today, Butterflies!

Helping Your Kids Cope with Food Allergy Anxiety: “Not Today, Butterflies!”

A new book to help young children understand and cope with the anxieties that come with food allergies.
Connected Inhaler

Sensor-Based Inhalers Show Benefit for Pediatric Asthma Patients

An estimated 25 million Americans suffer from asthma, most of whom have been prescribed inhalers to treat and prevent asthma attacks. For those with...
TikTok Advisory

Millions Watch as TikTok User Performs OIT on Herself Without Medical...

Step right up and watch a TikTok user with a severe allergy to carrots consume a daily dose! Will she suffer a reaction? Will...
Bullying

Childhood Bullying Due to Food Allergies is Common According to Study

Both black and white children suffer bullying at school because of their food allergies.
Pumpkin with Easter Bunny

Study: Anaphylaxis Spikes During Halloween and Easter

Most cases of tree nut induced anaphylaxis occurred in children that were previously undiagnosed.
Upset Teen

Study Shows Negative Impact of Avoidance and Fear of Accidental Reactions...

The psychosocial impact of food allergies on children and teens is severe.
Wheat

Wheat OIT Shows Potential for Children in Small Study

Study provides insight into the effectiveness of oral immunotherapy for wheat allergy.
Kyle Dine and Friends

Kyle Dine Video Helps Kids Understand Food Allergies While Having the...

A wonderful resource for parents and educators.
EpiPen Shortage

Critical Shortage Forces Australians to Rely on Contaminated and Expired EpiPens

The devices are intended as an emergency treatment for young children who suffer anaphylaxis, a life-threatening allergic reaction.