Tag: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

FARE at Congress

House Passes FASTER Act for Sesame Labeling, Awaits President’s Signature

Legislation requires that sesame be labeled on packaged foods; prioritizes food allergy research.
Ava-Grace Stevens

What We Learned from the Ava-Grace Stevens Inquest

Father testifies that confusing US allergen labeling led to his daughter's exposure.
Food Additives

Common Food Preservative in 1200+ Products May Harm Immune System

"Our research shows how important it is that the FDA test all food chemicals for safety."
Aquestive's Subingual Epinephrine

Aquestive Charts Ambitious Path Forward for Sublingual Emergency Epinephrine

Company updates the public on status of their candidate drug administered under the tongue.
Applying Sunscreen on Child

Chemical in Sunscreens and Beauty Products Degrades into Carcinogen Known to...

Almost 3,000 commercial products sold in the US contained octocrylene in 2019.
Feeding Baby

Note to FDA: Early Allergen Introduction Products Need Regulation

Parents need help NOW to determine which products are effective so they can make educated decisions.
Peanut Allergy Vaccine

Peanut Allergy Vaccine Takes Another Step with Biomarker Study

Study will help establish the starting dose of its vaccine candidate for a subsequent in-human phase I study.
J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine List of Ingredients

Important note: This article is intended for those who understand vaccines as critical to maintaining their health and that of their families. It is...
Moonlight Therapeutics Microneedle Patch

New Microneedle Patch Therapy for Food Allergies Takes Step Forward

Painless microneedle patch may provide new method for desensitization.
Studying the Label

Survey Shows Over Half of American Households Impacted by Food Allergies...

69% of those living with food allergies indicated that allergy-free food options are too limiting.