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Update to Safe Snack Guide: January 31, 2013

With Valentine's day approaching fast, we've added a special holiday section to the Safe Snack Guide so that your food allergic loved ones can feel special too.

Auvi-Q Voice Guided Epinephrine Auto-Injector Now Available in US

The Auvi-Q voice guided epinephrine auto-injector is now available from retail pharmacies in the US with a prescription.
Pretzel!

Update to Safe Snack Guide: October 25, 2012

We've added a number of products to the Safe Snack Guide.

Mylan Announces Free EpiPens® for Schools Program

Mylan Specialty L.P., the distributors of EpiPen® brand epinephrine auto-injectors, have announced a new program allowing qualified schools to obtain EpiPens at no cost.

New Book Teaches Children About Food Allergies

We're pleased to announce the publication of a new book geared toward teaching young children about food allergies.

Safe Snack Guide Part of School District's New Policy

Washoe County School District's new policy makes specific reference to the Safe Snack Guide, our comprehensive list of snacks free of peanuts, tree nuts, and eggs, to help parents plan in-school activities involving food.
Peanut Butter ALTERNATIVE and Jelly Sandwich

Open Letter: Why Your Child Can't Bring Peanut Butter to School...

A non-confrontational letter explaining the need for allergen restrictions in school.
Trick-or-Treat

4 Strategies for Accommodating Kids with Food Allergies on Halloween

Here are four Halloween strategies to help you and your child with food allergies cope and enjoy the holiday.