Tag: major food allergens

Riley Franklin

Brilliant 4th Grader Presents His Science Project to Teach You All...

Five seconds in to his video we realized it was a must-share!
Thanksgiving Meal

Advisory to Those Preparing Holiday Meals for Guests with Food Allergies

Preparing meals for guests with food allergies is especially difficult due to lax US labeling requirements.
Oreos

Update on the Manufacture of Oreos with Respect to Peanuts and...

We reached out to our contact at Mondelēz to confirm our understanding of their manufacture is still valid.
Lurie Graph

Prevalence of Food Allergy and Access to Epinephrine for Children in...

In this nationally representative household survey, parents were asked about their children’s food allergies, health care, and possession of an epinephrine auto-injector.
Adults

Study: Nearly Half of Adults with Food Allergies Reported An Onset...

Survey of over 40,000 adults shows adult onset of food allergies fairly common.
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."
Blood Test

Enable Biosciences Awarded $224K in NIH Funding for Food Allergy Blood...

Company claims it is developing a test that detects many allergy markers at once without sacrificing quality.
Baby OIT

ACAAI: Advice to Allergists Regarding Private Practice OIT

Although intended for allergists, a good read for families considering OIT as well.
NJ Restaurant

Town Proposes Food Allergy Regulations Among the Strictest in the Nation

Looking for ways to act locally for better allergen disclosures? Follow this town's example.