Tag: food allergies

Food Manufacturing

The Food Industry Shares Responsibility for the FDA’s Recent Guidance Relaxing...

They've abandoned the food allergy community during a time when we rely on them the most.
Child Undergoing Blood Draw

AllerGenis Begins Testing Patient Samples for Peanut Allergy Using Proprietary Epitope...

VeriMAP Peanut Diagnostic has a 93% concordance with food challenge results providing a diagnosis with greater certainty.
Woman Reading Label

New Research Shows 1-in-4 American Consumers Do Not Purchase Products Containing...

"Our research confirms the food allergy community is vast – extending beyond an individual to entire households, and they face unique and costly challenges as they take steps to protect the health and safety of their families."
Feeding Baby

MCRI Study Recruiting 1700 Infants to Determine Whether Vitamin D Helps...

Research shows that vitamin D deficiency may play a role in an increased risk of food allergy, likely due to its role in shaping the developing immune system.
Jasmine Steinwand and Brutus

Allergy Service Dog Helps Woman Graduate College and Receives Award

How many dogs do you know have attended college and received an award?
Tessa Perez

Mom, Who Turned 11-Year-Old Tessa’s Death from Anaphylaxis into Life for...

Tessa died after eating a candy bar that triggered anaphylaxis. Her legacy lives on in the lives of others.
All the Presidents Men

Media Roundup: The FDA’s Guidance and the Impact on the Food...

Articles in the mainstream media about the FDA's recent action.

The FDA is Serving Corporate Interests, Not Those of the Food...

Shame on the Commissioner of the FDA for selling out the very people that depend most on the label to keep themselves and their families safe.
Palforzia

New Two-Year PALFORZIA™ Data Show On-going Safety and Efficacy and Continued...

After 2 Years of Daily Treatment, More Than 80% of Patients Were Successfully Desensitized to 2000 mg Peanut Protein or Equivalent of About 14 Peanut Kernels.
Pill

New Pill Could Prevent Anaphylaxis in People with Food, Drug Allergies

Drug would be the first known treatment to prevent anaphylaxis.