Tag: food allergies

Study: Chemical in Tap-Water May Be Linked to Food Allergy

A study by the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) indicates that dichlorophenols may play a role in the development of food allergies.
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Update to Safe Snack Guide: November 19, 2012

We've added 16 holiday themed items for those looking for Chanukkah and Christmas treats that are certified free of peanuts, tree nuts and eggs.
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Study: Peanut Allergies in Children Possibly Linked to Affluence

A recent study asserts that higher incidence of peanut allergy may be associated with more affluent socioeconomic status.

Merger of Leading Food Allergy Organizations: FAAN + FAI = FARE

Two leading food allergy organizations have officially merged their operations.
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Update to Safe Snack Guide: October 25, 2012

We've added a number of products to the Safe Snack Guide.
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Must See Video: "Food Allergies Don't Take Vacations"

Brian Hom tells the heart-wrenching story of the family vacation that ended in tragedy after his son consumed a dessert contaminated with peanut.
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Update to Safe Snack Guide: September 24, 2012

Please note that we have removed the following items from our Safe Snack Guide due to manufacturing/labeling/disclosure changes....
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Help Find a Cure for Food Allergy!

The incidence of food allergy in children is rising at an explosive rate. Now is your opportunity to do something about it: Help find a cure!

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.
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Update to Safe Snack Guide: August 13, 2012

We have removed two items from our Safe Snack Guide and clarified a third due to manufacturing/labeling changes.