Tag: tree nuts

Pumpkin with Easter Bunny

Study: Anaphylaxis Spikes During Halloween and Easter

Most cases of tree nut induced anaphylaxis occurred in children that were previously undiagnosed.
Ingredient Label

Why Allergens are Being Intentionally Added to Foods

A trend we predicted in 2016 continues.
Tree Nuts

Forty Percent of People with Peanut Allergies can Eat Tree Nuts...

“People with peanut allergy should be aware that it may be safe to consume some, if not all tree nuts, and tree nut consumption can contribute to a nutritious diet.”
Coconuts

Coconut Coalition Launches Initiative to Remove Coconut From the FDA 'Top...

CCA will request that FDA revise FALCPA guidance to remove coconut from the list of tree nuts.
Toddler eating egg

Study Highlights Triggers of Anaphylaxis in Infants, Children

According to the study, triggers for anaphylaxis can differ based on geographical region.
Advisory: Late July Manufacturing Changes

Advisory: Late July Brand Chip Manufacturing Lines Now Process Coconut, a...

Please note this important advisory and take appropriate action.
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.
Goldfish Varieties

Update: Manufacture of Pepperidge Farm Goldfish with Respect to Peanuts and...

We check in with our contacts at the company.
Peanut Butter

Study: The Most Common Triggers of Anaphylaxis in Children

Study looked at 1989 pediatric anaphylaxis admissions due to anaphylaxis at ICUs between the years 2010 to 2015.
Dark Chocolate

Kept in the Dark Regarding Allergens: The FDA Warned You, We...

Why is dark chocolate so problematic regarding allergen cross-contact? The FDA explains, shedding light on a broader problem.