Tag: sesame allergy

Tanya and Nadim Ednan-Laperouse

Parents of Teen Who Died from Eating a Sesame Laden Sandwich...

Tanya and Nadim Ednan-Laperouse recognized for helping make the world safer for the allergic community.
US Senate

US Senate Passes FASTER Act, Brings Mandatory Sesame Labeling One Step...

S 3451 will add sesame as the ninth major allergen and prioritize food allergy research.
Advisory - Sesame Free Guide

Advisory: Error in Sesame Free Guides Downloaded Prior to 11/22/2020 —...

If you recently downloaded our latest Sesame Free food guide, please read this advisory and download a corrected version.
Family of Guides

SnackSafely.com Adds Milk-Free, Gluten-Free and Sesame-Free Editions to Family of Food...

Guides Help Consumers Coping with Food Allergies, Intolerances and Other Dietary Restrictions Find Safe Foods
FARE Courage at Congress

US House of Representatives Unanimously Passes FASTER Act, Represents Significant Milestone...

Bill adds sesame as the ninth major allergen, require the federal government to analyze research opportunities to help develop more effective treatments for food allergy.
FDA Fails Again

FDA Urges Voluntary Disclosure of Sesame, Again Falls Short at Protecting...

The FDA is once again leaving the allergic community vulnerable to the whims of manufacturers.
Natasha Ednan-Laperouse

Parents of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse Recount Daughter’s Death, Urge Better Allergen Labeling

Father tells Natasha's story in this video from the Daily Mail.
US Faster Act

The FASTER Act: What It Does and Why YOU Need to...

FARE can't do it alone: Do your part to help pass the FASTER Act.
Sesame Seeds

NIH Researchers Estimate 17% of Food-Allergic Children Have Sesame Allergy

“Given how frequently sesame allergy occurs among children who are allergic to other foods, it is important to use caution to the extent possible when exposing these children to sesame.”