Tag: food allergies

Studying the Label

Petition to Strengthen the Food Labeling Modernization Act to Protect the...

Please share the petition with family, friends, and colleagues and request they lend their support as well.
COUR Pharma Pipeline

COUR Announces First In-Human Dosing in Proof-of-Concept Trial of CNP-201 to...

CNP-201 is a nanoparticle containing peanut protein that aims to eliminate allergic responses.
Man Using Inhaler

Study: Food Allergy in Childhood Triples the Odds for Asthma as...

Study is based on 1,456 participants followed from ages 1-26.
Cason Hallwood

Cason Hallwood Inquest Reveals Grandfather Forgot About Grandson’s Nut Allergy

Glaze used for Christmas ham likely triggered Cason's anaphylaxis, taking his life.
Annika Larson

Texas Woman Saved by Her Auto-Injector After Eating Gelato in Rome

Another example of why it is imperative to have your epinephrine with you and use it when you first suspect anaphylaxis.
Teal Pumpkin Project

The Worldwide Teal Pumpkin Project is Back to Help Children With...

As the First Ever Title Sponsor, Allergy Insider is Extending the Project Even Further to Guide More Trick-or-Treaters to a Safe Holiday.
Marcelle Williams

Woman Survives Anaphylaxis on Bus After Wheat Exposure from Cinnamon Swirl...

Mishandling of pastries almost cost Ms Williams her life.
Fergus McIntosh

Newborn Narrowly Survived Anaphylaxis After Lick from Uncle’s Dog

A story of tragedy averted setting a family on a mission to educate others about the dangers of food allergies.
Flu Vaccine

Medical Associations Agree: Flu Vaccines are Safe for Egg Allergy —...

The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated for flu with rare exceptions even if you have an egg allergy.
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.