Tag: tree nut allergy

Cashews (and Pistachios)

OIT Effective in Desensitizing Children to Cashew Allergy (and Pistachio Allergy...

Tree nut allergy is often complicated by cross-sensitization, cross-reactivity, and cross-contact between different tree nuts.
Heather and Reese Langer

Mom Recounts Tragic Loss of Her Daughter to Spread Awareness for...

Reese Strong Foundation raises awareness of the danger of food allergies.
David Poretti

Good Samaritans Saved “Lucky” Runner Who was Unprepared for Sudden Anaphylaxis

"There's no chance I would have been able to make it" without their help.
Casey Dubofsky

HS Sophomore Launches Non-Profit to Outfit Restaurants with Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

"Safe Eats" will reimburse restaurants for the cost of stock epinephrine auto-injectors and train their staff to administer them.
Starbucks on Greenwich Ave, Greenwich CT

Starbucks Sued by Customers: One Suffered Allergic Reaction, the Other Served...

We provide strategies for protecting yourself from similar occurrences.
Easter FB Bunnies Kissing

2022 Easter Safe Snack Guide in Peanut & Tree Nut, Milk,...

With an entire section of Easter-themed goodies in Peanut/Tree Nut Free, Milk (Dairy) Free, Gluten Free, Sesame Free, and Custom editions.
Nuts

Nuts! What They Really Are and How the FDA Classifies Them...

Deciphering the FDA's "tree nut" designation can be confusing. Here's a quick primer to help.
Skin Prick Testing

Study Finds Majority Learn of Their Sesame Allergy After Diagnosis of...

Only 1/3 of patients had prior reaction to sesame.
Nicholas Kelly

Inquest Could Not Determine Trigger of Teen’s Death from Anaphylaxis

An incomplete autopsy left many questions in this tragedy unanswered.
TJ Watt

Podcaster Planned to “Prank” Allergic Steelers Linebacker TJ Watt by Tossing...

Joked about exposing guests to allergens and trying to "kill them slowly during an interview."