Tag: COVID-19

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Experts Weigh in on the Guidance That Those with a History...

The the food allergy community should put this guidance in proper perspective rather than jump to conclusions about the risks associated with a vaccine.
Pfizer Covid Vaccine

Those with ‘Significant’ History of Allergic Reactions Warned to Avoid Pfizer...

One day after the UK began inoculating citizens with Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, their drug regulatory agency warned those that have a history of 'significant'...
Survey

Checklist for Food Allergy Parents in Preparation for the Coming COVID-19...

Checklist for parents concerned with food allergies to help ready their families for the coming COVID-19 surge.
Woman Wearing Mask

Some Allergens that Cause Contact Dermatitis are Found in Masks that...

For some people with skin allergies, wearing a mask can cause problems.
People Wearing Masks

COVID-19 Patients with Food Allergies, Asthma, Eczema Had Similar Outcomes to...

Severity of disease did not differ between those with and those without allergies.
Emily Brown

Poor and Minority Children With Food Allergies Overlooked and in Danger

“Black and other minority patients often lack voice and visibility in the health care system. Add the additional burden of an invisible condition and you are in a really vulnerable position.”
Flu vaccine

Q&A: The Flu, COVID and Food Allergies

We culled information from a number of CDC resources to provide this FAQ.
Goodyear Hall - University of Buffalo

Quarantined Student Begs University of Buffalo to Accommodate His Food Allergies

Despite repeated requests, student often goes hungry for fear of anaphylactic reaction.
Peeps

No Holiday Peeps for Our Peeps Due to Pandemic

The holiday marshmallow treat we've all grown up with will not be making its annual appearance on store shelves.
Classroom During Pandemic

AAAAI and NASN Release Guidance on Managing Food Allergies in Schools...

New document addresses specific food processes, anaphylaxis treatment, and additional safety considerations for schools during COVID-19 to keep students with food allergies safe.