Tag: food labels

Advisory

The FDA Has Relaxed Labeling Requirements Under COVID-19. What it Means...

The FDA's rash action introduces new concerns for the food allergy community.
Suzy Q's

Why Hostess Will Begin Adding Peanut Flour to Suzy Q’s

Hostess isn't saying, but we can guess from past experience what their motivation is.
Parents' New Year's Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions for Parents of Children with Food Allergies

Let's pledge to follow some simple resolutions to help keep our kids safe and included in the new year.
Ednan-Laperouse Family

Natasha’s Legacy Becomes Law in the UK

The new legislation, known as ‘Natasha’s Law’, covers foods that are prepared and packed on the same premises from which they are sold.
Sesame Seeds

Illinois Enacts Law Requiring Food Manufacturers to Label for Sesame

Sesame joins the Top 8 in Illinois. The FDA should follow suit.
Whole Earth 3 Nut Butter

The UK Recall Causing Uproar on Social Media

The UK Food Standards Agency is being ridiculed on social media after the recall of a popular spread for mislabeling.
Sesame Seeds

FDA Commissioner's Statement on the Consideration of Labeling for Sesame as...

"The FDA is advancing a new effort for the consideration of labeling for sesame to help protect people who have sesame allergies."
Natasha Ednan-Laperouse

What We Hope to Learn from the Natasha Ednan-Laperouse Inquest

Natasha was always careful to check the food she bought for sesame but the allergen was not included in the ingredient list.
Chips Ahoy Packaging

Important Advisory Regarding the Safe Snack Guide and Chips Ahoy Cookies

We have removed listings of all Chips Ahoy brand cookies from the Safe Snack Guide.

Parent’s Health Knowledge Could Affect How Many Reactions Their Kids Have...

Children whose parents scored lower on health literacy assessments were more likely to suffer from allergic reactions.