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Six-Year-Old's Heart Stops After Eating Macadamia Nut Cookie, Life Saved by First Responders
Emily Hum, age 6, recently visited the fire fighters and medics who saved her life. She was not expected to survive when her heart and breathing stopped after eating a macadamia nut cookie.   The responders performed CPR as they rushed her to the...
 
Wet Wraps Cut Need For Drugs In Kids With Eczema
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. 16 hours ago
  PRESS RELEASE   Study gives parents, doctors new options to treat painful, itchy condition
 
   DENVER, CO -- July 8, 2014 -- The number of children with atopic dermatitis, often referred to as eczema, is on the rise. Some estimate...
 
Study Finds Cause of Mysterious Food Allergy, Suggests New Treatment Strategy
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. 16 hours ago
PRESS RELEASE Study Finds Cause of Mysterious Food Allergy, Suggests New Treatment Strategy CINCINNATI, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research in Nature Genetics identifies a novel genetic and molecular pathway in the esophagus that...
 
Does Your State Protect Students with Asthma and Food Allergies? Free Webinar
    Register Now August 12, 2014 at 1pm Eastern | 10 am Pacific   Food allergies, asthma, and environmental allergies at school present serious concerns. Some states are better than others when it comes to supporting students with these...
 
Soy Allergy Alert: Smoked Sausage Rope
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. 2 days ago
Wisconsin Firm Recalls Sausage Product Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class II Recall 047-2014 Health Risk: Low Jul 22, 2014 Congressional and Public Affairs Edward Stoker (202) 720-9113   WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 – A facility...
 
Tree Nut Allergy Alert: Whole Foods Market Hyannic Chocolate Chewies Cookies
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 21, 2014 12:58 PM
Whole Foods Market Hyannis Recalls Chocolate Chewies Cookies Due to Undeclared Tree Nut Allergen   Contact: Consumer: 617-492-5500 Media: Heather McCready Heather.mccready@wholefoods.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 18, 2014 - CAMBRIDGE,...
 
Milk Allergy Alert: Harris Teeter, Fresh Foods Market, Deli-Baker, All Natural Grilled Chicken Strips
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 18, 2014 10:36 PM
North Carolina Firm Recalls Grilled Chicken Product Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall 046-2014 Health Risk: High Jul 18, 2014 Distribution List PDF   Congressional and Public Affairs  Felicia Thompson  (202)...
 
Gluten (Barley) Allergy Alert: UNCLE BEN’S® READY RICE Garden Vegetable Recall
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 18, 2014 2:40 PM
Mars Food North America Voluntarily Recalls Specific Batch and Item Number Representing Less Than 2,000 Cases --No Other UNCLE BEN’S® Products Affected-- Contact Consumer: 1-800-548-6253 Media Contact: 973-691-3536   FOR IMMEDIATE...
 
Chef Luca's Refreshing Gazpacho Soup Recipe
by KFA Food Bloggers KFA Food Bloggers is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 18, 2014 12:46 PM
# ChallengeChefLuca   Chef Luca's Gazpacho Soup Recipe   Milk-Free • Soy-Free • Egg-Free • Wheat-Free Peanut-Free • Tree Nut-Free • Shellfish-Free • Fish-Free Every summer, when the Texas heat makes us look for...
 
Food Allergy Treatments Show Promising Results
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 17, 2014 12:00 PM · 1 comment
A report from NBCNews explains two new treatments being studied: multiple food oral immunotherapy and a new skin patch. The treatments involve exposing the patient to a small amount of their allergen and slowly increasing the dose to build up...
 
Food Allergy Research Update: Viaskin Study for Peanut Allergy
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 17, 2014 11:52 AM
Press Release: Consortium of Food Allergy Research Completes Recruitment of NIH-sponsored CoFar6 Phase II Trial with DBV's Viaskin(r) Peanut in Treatment of Peanut Allergy Leading US centers in food allergy involved in an NIH-funded CoFAR6 study,...
 
Soy, Milk, Egg, and Wheat Allergy Alert: King of Pops Banana Pudding and Key Lime Pie Pops
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 16, 2014 4:50 PM
King of Pops Charleston SC Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared: Soy, Milk, Egg and Wheat   Contact Consumer: 843-297-8039 Media: Andy McCarthy 843-580-6272   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 16, 2014 - King of Pops of Charleston, SC is...
 
New Food Find: Neocate Unflavored Splash Amino Acid Formula
by KFA Food Bloggers KFA Food Bloggers is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 16, 2014 3:49 PM
Neocate has a new ready-to-drink formula. As an addition to their E028 Splash line of drinkable amino acid-based formulas for older children, they are launching a new Unflavored version of Splash.  Like their other E028 formulas, Splash...
 
New Food Find: Milk-Free Vegan Cheddar Crackers and Mac & Cheese
by KFA Food Bloggers KFA Food Bloggers is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 16, 2014 11:01 AM · 2 comments
Earth Balance has created two new options for people who need to eat a milk-free diet.  Vegan Cheddar Squares  are milk-free, egg-free, vegan, non-GMO cheesy cheddar crackers. CONTAINS WHEAT.   Their new  Vegan Cheddar (and White...
 
Fish, Egg and Tree Nut Allergy Alert: Whole Foods Pre-Packaged Salads Recall
by KFA News Team KFA News Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 14, 2014 11:53 AM
Whole Foods Market Recalls Pre-Packaged Mini Caesar and Mini Mesclun Goat Cheese Salad In Three States, Due To Undeclared Allergen   Contact: Consumer: 201-567-2090     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   - July 8, 2014 - Whole Foods Market is...
 
New Epinephrine Study Shows Alarming Results
by KFA Medical Advisory Team KFA Medical Advisory Team is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 14, 2014 11:25 AM · 6 comments
A Disappointing Reality: Many Families of Food-Allergic Kids Are Not Carrying Epinephrine by David Stukus, MD   It is a well-known fact that epinephrine is the best treatment for anaphylactic reactions. Patients or their adult caregivers are...
 
Preparing for School with Food Allergies and Asthma (Video and Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 9, 2014 2:42 PM
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America hosted a free educational webinar on July 1, 2014 featuring guest speakers David Stukus, MD and Michael Pistiner, MD. The presentation below answers common...
 
Chef Luca's Three Allergy-Friendly Italian Sauces
by KFA Food Bloggers KFA Food Bloggers is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 9, 2014 1:44 PM · 2 comments
# ChallengeChefLuca     Chef Luca's Three Italian Sauces (Allergy-Friendly)   Milk-Free • Soy-Free • Egg-Free • Wheat-Free Peanut-Free • Tree Nut-Free • Shellfish-Free • Fish-Free   My Goal : To offer...
 
Tree Nut, Fish and Egg Allergy Alert:  Whole Foods Pre-packaged Mini Salads
by Lynda Lynda is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 9, 2014 8:11 AM
Whole Foods Market Recalls Pre-packaged Mini Caesar And Mini Mesclun Goat Cheese Salad In Three States, Due To Undeclared Allergen Contact: Consumer: 201-567-2090 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 8, 2014 - Whole Foods Market is recalling mini 4oz....
 
Join Us as We Take Strides for Safe Kids - Sept. 7th
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. July 2, 2014 8:12 AM · 1 comment
Are you in the greater Philadelphia area? Please join us on Sunday, September 7th as we take Strides for Safe Kids! It's our 6th Annual Mall Walk and Expo at Plymouth Meeting Mall, PA. Register now by going to  www.stridesforsafekids.org .  ...
 
 
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