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Flying with Food Allergies (Free Webinar)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. June 5, 2014 7:25 PM
If the thought of flying with a child with food allergy causes you worry, please register for this free meeting. The speakers are Dr. Matthew Greenhawt, a pediatric allergist, and attorney Laurel Francoeur. Dr. Greenhawt will review the medical issues...
 
Medical Identification Jewelry for Kids with Food Allergies
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. June 4, 2014 1:55 PM
Hope Paige  Medical ID Marketplace will donate 20% of all bracelet sales to Kids With Food Allergies at no additional cost to you, if you enter their site from this link:   https://www.hopepaige.com/partner/kfa     Hope...
 
Anaphylaxis: Severe Allergic Reactions (Handout)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. June 3, 2014 2:24 PM
This free two-page handout is filled with essential information about anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction that can be life-threatening. Symptoms of Anaphylaxis Being Prepared for Anaphylaxis Common Causes of Anaphylaxis Knowing How to Treat...
 
Largest Patient Support Organization for Food Allergies and Related Conditions
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 29, 2014 2:28 PM
  Thank you to all of our members and supporters! You make it possible for us to spread food allergy awareness, education and support.     Who We Are The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, an independent, not-for-profit health...
 
New Coalition Launches During National Eosinophil Awareness Week
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 21, 2014 6:38 PM
A new coalition for patients launched during National Eosinophil Awareness Week. Kids With Food Allergies is one of the member organizations of this new coalition.   Patient Advocacy Groups Unite in Support of Those with Rare...
 
Jerome Bettis, Sanofi US and Allergy Foundation Launch Severe, Life-Threatening Allergies Quiz
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 21, 2014 2:17 PM
– What’s Your AQ ? Answers Common Anaphylaxis Questions During National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month –   BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional football icon Jerome Bettis, the Asthma and Allergy...
 
Jo Frost Talks About Managing Life-Threatening Food Allergies
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 19, 2014 2:41 PM · 1 comment
Jo Frost, also known as Supernanny, shared her insights with us about living with food allergies herself and tips for parents raising children with food allergies.   Childcare expert and child advocate Jo Frost, also known to many of her...
 
5 Shareable Images for Food Allergy Awareness Week
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 10, 2014 5:02 PM · 1 comment
As part of our awareness activities for Food Allergy Awareness Week (May 11-17), we've created the following infographics for you to share on social media.   Together, we can raise awareness about the serious nature of food allergy and the need...
 
How Allergy and Asthma Smart Are You?
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 10, 2014 4:32 PM · 1 comment
Take and share our " How Allergy and Asthma Smart Are You? " quiz! It is a quick way to find out how much you know about food allergy, anaphylaxis, asthma and other allergic diseases. You'll be entered to win a $100 Amazon.com gift card and earn bonus...
 
Creating Wellness Policies That Are Safer for Students with Food Allergy
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 9, 2014 12:52 PM · 1 comment
We are looking out for children with food allergies in schools!  We recently filed a formal comment on the federal government's proposal to improve wellness at school. Our bottom line:  Schools should develop policies that make schools...
 
A Child With Food Allergies Must Be Food Allergy Aware Every Single Day
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 9, 2014 12:24 PM
While May 11-17 is Food Allergy Awareness Week, a child with food allergies must be food allergy aware every single day. During this week dedicated to raising awareness of food allergies, please help us continue to change lives. Thanks to your support...
 
15 Easy Ways to Get Involved for Food Allergy Awareness Week
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 8, 2014 12:06 PM
May 11-17 is Food Allergy Awareness Week. Join Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) in educating others about the prevalence and seriousness of food allergies and anaphylaxis and related allergic...
 
Congress Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Recognize Awareness Month
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 6, 2014 2:24 PM
May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month! To recognize the importance of spreading awareness, the co-chairs of the Congressional Allergy and Asthma Caucus have introduced a bipartisan resolution to officially recognize May as Awareness...
 
2014 Faces of Food Allergies Awareness Campaign
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. May 5, 2014 1:27 PM · 4 comments
May 11 - 17 is Food Allergy Awareness Week The Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) fourth annual Faces of Food Allergies campaign is now officially open! Join our photo-sharing event to show that children with food allergies can live full and happy lives...
 
Your Help Is Needed for Tornado Victims in the South and Midwest
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. April 30, 2014 4:40 PM
When  Kids With Food Allergies  created a  disaster relief committee  made up of volunteers throughout the country, it included some of our food allergy parents and members with asthma who had been through the Colorado wild fires...
 
Raise Awareness, Understanding and Support for People Living with Asthma and Allergic Diseases
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. April 17, 2014 11:39 AM
May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month Many Americans are not aware of the seriousness of asthma, and if you are one of the 22+ million people living with this chronic disease, you’ve felt the frustration of some people just not...
 
Food Allergy Testing - What You Need to Know (Video & Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. April 16, 2014 3:58 PM
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) , a division of the  Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America  hosted a free educational webinar on April 16, 2014 featuring guest speaker David Stukus, MD. Dr. Stukus reviewed the different types of food...
 
KFA Facebook Party: Get to Know So Delicious Dairy Free
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. April 11, 2014 1:12 PM · 1 comment
We invite you to join us at our  Get to Know So Delicious Dairy Free Facebook Party   on Tuesday, April 22 at 9 pm ET!   The So Delicious team will be there to answer your questions about their line of products during our live event....
 
Free Webinar: Food Allergy Testing
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. April 7, 2014 6:18 PM
FREE WEBINAR:   Food Allergy Testing RSVP:   Reserve your seat by registering WHEN:  Tuesday, April 15, 2014 TIME:  1:00 pm Eastern time WHERE:  Your computer, iOS or Android device When trying to determine whether a child has...
 
Everything You Need to Know About Epinephrine (Video & Resources)
by Kids With Food Allergies Kids With Food Allergies is offline. Click for Member Snapshot. February 28, 2014 11:42 AM · 4 comments
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) , a division of the  Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America hosted a free educational webinar on February 26, 2014 featuring two of our medical advisors, Michael Pistiner, MD, and Angela Nace, PharmD. They...
 
 
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