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by melkorey melkorey is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. 3 hours ago
Have you ever wondered why every year the news media appears to portray the springtime allergy season as “the worst allergy season ever?” Jon Stewart, host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, asked that same question. In classic Daily...
 
Milk Allergy Alert - The Popcorn Factory Lite Works Dill Pickle Popcorn
The Popcorn Factory, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Product Contact: Consumer: 1-888-238-8107 Media: Joe Pittito: 516-237-6131   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 28, 2015 – Lake Forest, Ill – The Popcorn...
 
Milk Allergy Alert - Bedessee Imports Brown Betty Coconut Milk Powder
Bedessee Imports Inc., Voluntarily Recalls Brown Betty Coconut Milk Powder Due to Presence of Undeclared Milk Contact: Consumer: 888-233-3773 718-272-1300   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 26, 2015 – Brooklyn, NY – Our firm is...
 
Sulfite Allergy Alert - Euro Import Distribuitions Inc Dried Apricots
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 27, 2015 5:44 PM
Euro Import Distributions Inc Issues an Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Dried Apricots Contact: Consumer: 718-768-5145 Media: Mark Kipnis 718-768-5145   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 27, 2015 – Brooklyn, NY – EURO IMPORT...
 
Sulfite Allergy Alert - House of Spices Laxmi Dry Apricot
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 27, 2015 10:42 AM
House of Spices (India) Inc. Issues Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in "Dry Apricot" Contact: Consumer: 1-718-507-4900 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 23, 2015 – Flushing, NY – House of Spices of Flushing, NY is recalling its 200 gm...
 
Soy Allergy Alert - Old World Meats Top Round Roast Beef
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 25, 2015 8:07 PM
Old World Meats Recalls Roast Beef Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class II Recall 082-2015 Health Risk: Low May 22, 2015     Congressional and Public Affairs  Katherine Scheidt (202) 720-9113    ...
 
Wheat Allergy Alert - Culinary Brands Simply Balanced Pork Chjli Verde
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 25, 2015 8:05 PM
Culinary Brands Inc. Recalls Pork Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class II Recall 083-2015 Health Risk: Low May 22, 2015   Congressional and Public Affairs  Katherine Scheidt (202) 720-9113     WASHINGTON,...
 
Tree Nut Allergy Alert (Hazelnut) - Whole Foods Market Oakland Store Jivara Lactee Milk Chocoloate Valrhona Cut and Wrap Pieces
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 25, 2015 8:03 PM
Whole Foods Market's Oakland Store Voluntarily Recalls Jivara Lactee Milk Chocolate Valrhona Cut and Wrap Pieces Due to Undeclared Tree Nut Allergen Jivara Lactee Milk Chocolate Valrhona cut and wrap pieces contained undeclared hazelnut allergen...
 
Free Food Allergy Event in Germantown, MD on Saturday, May 30, 2015
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 22, 2015 5:22 PM
In 2005, Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) was created with a mission to help make a safe and healthy future for children with food allergies! Today, as a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), KFA’s passion, focus and...
 
FDA Study Finds Milk in Most Dark Chocolate, No Matter What Label Says
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 21, 2015 6:06 PM
This FDA Consumer Update sheds further light on the results of an FDA study on milk in dark chocolate shared previously . For more detail,  read the study results .   In This Update: Read ‘May’ as ‘Likely’ Not Quite...
 
Family with EoE Dares You to Try Eating Just One of These Allergy-Friendly Granola Bars
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 21, 2015 2:45 PM
May 17-23 marks National Eosinophil Awareness week, and to mark the occasion Kids With Food Allergies introduces guest blogger Elizabeth DiBurro of  EBL Food Allergies . She shares recipes and tips on parenting with multiple food allergies and...
 
Sulfite Allergy Alert - A&S Food Trading Inc Hua Zhi Yang Brand Gourd Candy
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 20, 2015 12:35 PM
A&S Food Trading Inc. Issues an Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in Hua Zhi Ying Brand Gourd Candy Contact: Consumer: 718-369-2648   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — May 19, 2015 — Brooklyn, NY — A&S FOOD TRADING INC at 4425B 1ST...
 
ACAAI Says Children with Asthma Do Not Need to Be Routinely Tested for Peanut Allergy
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 19, 2015 1:42 PM
The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology​ disagrees with study findings that are circulating on the news and social media regarding asthma and peanut allergy. The ACAAI says children with asthma do not need to be routinely tested for...
 
Have You Heard of Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Also Known as EoE?
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 18, 2015 6:03 PM
Did you know there are different types of allergic reactions to foods ?    Two Categories of Food Allergies Immunoglobulin E (IgE) mediated . Symptoms result from the body’s immune system making antibodies called Immunoglobulin E (IgE)...
 
Soy Allergy Alert - A.S.K Foods Inc Wegman's Herb Stuffing, With Pork and Veal
by KFA Recall Announcements KFA Recall Announcements is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 18, 2015 11:49 AM
A.S.K. Foods, Inc. Recalls Herb Stuffing with Pork and Veal Product Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen Class II Recall 078-2015 Health Risk: Low May 16, 2015   Congressional and Public Affairs  Benjamin Bell (202) 720-9113...
 
FREE Webinar: Pantry Solutions without Milk, Eggs, Soy, Wheat, Gluten or Nuts
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 15, 2015 11:54 AM
RSVP:   Reserve your seat by registering   WHEN:  Tuesday, June 2, 2015   TIME:  1 PM - 2 PM Eastern time   WHERE:  Your computer, iOS or Android device   Join Colette Martin, author of Learning to Bake...
 
#1in13 US Children Has a Food Allergy - Including Mine
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 15, 2015 11:34 AM
Kids with food allergies need to be careful about what they eat and touch. Foods that seem “safe” can have hidden allergens and cause a reaction. With careful planning, a parent can make sure their child has safe food to eat. They also...
 
Instant Hand Sanitizers Do Not Prevent Food Allergic Reactions
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 15, 2015 11:29 AM
Children can react to an allergen (food protein) by eating a food they’re allergic to. They can also react by touching something that has traces of that food on it, such as peanut butter residue. Usually this will result in a local reaction like...
 
Antihistamines Will Not Stop Anaphylaxis
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 14, 2015 5:14 PM · 1 comment
Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction. You cannot rely on antihistamines like Benadryl to treat anaphylaxis. The first line of treatment for severe allergic reaction is epinephrine. Epinephrine is safe and comes in an easy-to-use device called an...
 
A Growing Food Allergy Epidemic: One in 13 U.S. Children Has a Food Allergy
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 13, 2015 2:37 PM
Food allergies are on the rise, but no one knows why. The percentage of children with a food allergy has increased by about 50% between 1997 and 2011. One in 13 U.S. children now has a food allergy. Around 15 million people in the United States have a...
 
 
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