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Dean, Age 1.

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Practical Food Allergy Management: A Quick Guide

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Download this free quick guide to essential information for parenting a food-allergic child written by Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, chair of the medical advisory team of Kids With Food Allergies, a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of...
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Preparing for School with Food Allergies and Asthma (Video and Resources)

Kids With Food Allergies ·
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...
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4th Annual Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk & Expo; Certificate of Appreciation for Representative Thomas Murt

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Press Release:Doylestown, PA (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 Kids With Food Allergies Foundation Announces its 4th Annual Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk & Expo; Certificate of Appreciation for Representative Thomas Murt Kids With Food Allergies Foundation, a national charity, will hold its fourth annual Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk and Expo this Sunday, September 9th, at the Plymouth Mall, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The yearly event will include the awarding of a...
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Can Parents Prevent Their Babies From Developing Food Allergies - Video and Resources

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, hosted a free educational webinar, “Can Parents Prevent Their Babies From Developing Food Allergies,” on January 13, 2015. It featured pediatric...
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Prior Food Allergic Individuals Could Be at Risk of Developing Eosinophilic Esophagitis to the Same Food

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Prior Food Allergic Individuals Could Be at Risk of Developing Eosinophilic Esophagitis tothe Same Food SAN DIEGO, CA According to a study presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the AmericanAcademy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), people who have outgrown a foodallergy might be at risk of developing another conditioncalled eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE)to the same food. EoE is characterized by the presence of large numbers of...
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New Food Find: Allergy-Friendly Vegan Qrunch Burgers

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Food Find: Qrunch Burgers are Allergy-Friendly, Gluten-Free and Vegan These quinoa veggie burgers are soy-free, wheat-free, gluten-free, nut-free, egg-free, dairy-free, corn-free, fish-free, shellfish-free, meat-free and are made from organic...
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Raise Awareness, Understanding and Support for People Living with Asthma and Allergic Diseases

Kids With Food Allergies ·
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...
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Food Allergy Awareness: Routine Food Allergy Testing

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Did you know? There is not enough evidence to recommend routine food allergy testing before introducing highly allergenic foods (such as milk, egg, and peanut) to children who are at a high risk of reacting to these foods. Children at high risk are...
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New Food Find: Follow Your Heart Creates Cheese Free of Dairy, Soy and Peas

KFA Food Bloggers ·
  Up until now, people allergic to dairy and two legumes – soy and peas – have been out of luck when it comes to non-dairy cheese alternatives, as current products have either one of the two beans in them. Follow Your Heart has come...
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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Whoopie Pies

KFA Food Bloggers ·
The Piping Gourmets have created vegan, gluten-free, Kosher Pareve WHOOPIE PIES. These desserts are made with Non-GMO ingredients that do not contain milk, egg, peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, trans fats, artificial colors or preservatives; however, they...
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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free Bread

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Rudi's Gluten-Free has revealed a new sandwich bread for those with wheat allergy, gluten intolerance, celiac disease, milk allergy or soy allergy - Double Fiber Sandwich Bread: Source: Twitpic from Rudi's Gluten-Free   They also have new...
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New Food Find - Gluten-Free Banza Chickpea Pasta

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Looking for a pasta that does not contain grain? This  #NewFoodFind  – Banza Chickpea Pasta – is for you.     What are the ingredients?   Banza Chickpea Pasta  has just four ingredients: Chickpeas (also known...
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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Soy-Free Veggie Burgers and Salad Dressings

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Hilary's Eat Well http://www.hilaryseatwell.com/ is certified gluten-free, certified vegan, Non-GMO Verified and Kosher. Allergen information: Free of gluten, dairy, soy, egg, nut, corn and yeast. Options include: Black Rice Burger World's Best Veggie...
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New Food Find: HomeFree®, Don’t Go Nuts™ Launch New Snack Options

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Children with food allergies have new options for portable treats on the go or to take to school, thanks to two “free from” food companies. HomeFree ®, one of the first bakers of commercially-available cookies free of peanuts, tree...
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New Food Find: Mac & Cheese Options for Milk Allergy, Soy Allergy, Wheat Allergy

KFA Food Bloggers ·
UPDATE:   Earth Balance added a gluten-free version  to its vegan mac and cheese lineup. It is made from corn flour and white rice flour. Like the wheat version, it is free of dairy and eggs.   These # NewFoodFinds make enjoying...
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New Food Find: MELT Butter Alternative is Free of Dairy, Soy and Peas

KFA Food Bloggers ·
It can be hard to find a dairy alternative that is free of dairy, soy and pea protein. MELT® Organic spreads is a #NewFoodFind that meets this need.     MELT does not separate under heat. This means you can use it as a one-to-one...
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New Food Find: Milk-Free Vegan Cheddar Crackers and Mac & Cheese

KFA Food Bloggers ·
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...
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New Food Find: One Ingredient, Gluten-Free Pasta

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Tolerant Foods have created single-ingredient, gluten-free, organic, Non-GMO, legume-based pastas.   The pastas are loaded with protein and fiber and come in these shapes: Fettucine Rotini Penne The single ingredient in each pasta is either...
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New Food Find: Organic, Fair Trade, Allergen-Free Chocolate Chips

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Coming to stores in May 2014 - Pascha's allergy-friendly chocolate chips sourced from organic, fair trade, non-GMO cacao. Pascha is a company founded by parents who manage food allergies. The plant is completely free of the top 8 allergens and...
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New Food Find: PASCHA Adds Mini Bars, Chocolate Spread, Chips to Product Line

KFA Food Bloggers ·
PASCHA Chocolate , bean-to-bar makers of organic, vegan chocolate, announced some new products this month at Expo West!  First, they have added mini-bars to their product line – 15 individually wrapped pieces sold in a 3.7 ounce package, in...
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New Food Find: Peanut-Free Seed Butters for Those with Peanut Allergy

KFA Food Bloggers ·
These #NewFoodFinds offer some exciting options for those who are managing peanut or tree nut allergies.   The number of alternatives to peanut butter is rising, keeping up with the increase in children with allergies. This growing number of food...
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New Food Find: Peanut-Free SunButter Single Cups

KFA Food Bloggers ·
This portable #NewFoodFind will be handy for peanut-free and nut-free school lunches.   SunButter is making single cups of SunButter Creamy sunflower seed spread. The cups come packaged together in a canister.   SunButter On the Go Single...
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New Food Find: Single-Serve Peanut-Free Soy Butter

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Coming in late April or early May - Don't Go Nuts single-serve Soy Butter in five varieties. Great for packed lunches, snacks or traveling on the go. Don't Go Nuts products are organic, Non-GMO verified, and are produced in a brand new, peanut-free...
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New Food Find: So Delicious Candy Corn and Pumpkin Spice Frozen Desserts

Kids With Food Allergies ·
This  #NewFoodFind  was first reported by  Brooklyn Allergy Mom .     So Delicious Dairy Free  is making new frozen desserts that are milk-free, soy-free, and do not contain tree nuts except for coconut.  More...
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New Food Find: Top-8 Free, Gluten-Free Baking Mixes and Corn-Free Powdered Sugar

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Better Batter was created by a mom who wanted a gluten-free flour that would work cup for cup in her mother’s old recipes. The Better Batter All Purpose Flour Mix has been available for a few years. Today's #NewFoodFind profiles five baking mixes and corn-free powdered sugar. Better Batter Baking Mixes Better Batter mixes are free of all major allergens. They are Kosher (OU Pareve), Halal-certified and GMO-free. There are five mixes - you can find the ingredient list for each variety...
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New Food Find: Vegetable-Packed Frozen Pizza with Dairy-Free and Gluten-Free Options

KFA Food Bloggers ·
This # NewFoodFind combines the pizza that kids love with the fruits and vegetables that parents want kids to eat.   Doc’s Nutrilicious Oh YES! frozen pizzas are available with or without gluten and with or without dairy cheese....
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New Food Finds: Allergy-Friendly Portable Mayo Free of Soy and Egg

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Who knew mayo could be exciting? These #NewFoodFinds are happy news for those managing an egg allergy and/or soy allergy. Mayonnaise is one of those food products that you might not think much about – until you need to avoid egg or soy. The good...
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New Food Finds: Dairy-Free Highlights for 2016

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the annual Natural Products Expo West. Below are the highlights of the new dairy-free foods we found: Pascha Chocolates Organic Rice Milk Chocolate - white chocolate baking chips is one of several new foods from Pascha. These are free of the top-8 allergens. This is big. White rice milk chocolate chips. #newfoodfind #expowest @paschachocolate #dairyfree #soyfree #vegan #nutfree #peanutfree #glutenfree...
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New Food Finds: Kid-Friendly Highlights for 2016

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the annual Natural Products Expo West. Here are the highlights of the new kid-friendly foods we found!
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New Food Finds: Snacks and Treats for 2016

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the annual Natural Products Expo West. Here are the highlights of the new allergy-friendly snacks and treats we found!
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New Food Find: Peanut-Free and Soy-Free SunButter

KFA Food Bloggers ·
This #NewFoodFind is exciting for those allergic to soy. In January 2016, SunButter® LLC began dry roasting their sunflower kernels on new top of the line roasting equipment. SunButter Sunflower Butter will now be produced in one continuous process from field to table. This will ensure a finished product that is free from all of the top 8 food allergens. SunButter produced on the new equipment will arrive on store shelves in the spring of 2016. The packages will carry a 'Now Soy Free'...
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New Food Find: Allergy-Friendly Cookies Made in a Dedicated Allergy-Free Facility

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Food Find for Multiple Food Allergies: Cybele's Free-to-Eat CookiesCybele Pascal revealed a new line of allergy-friendly, certified gluten-free, vegan and Kosher cookies at the Natural Products Expo West last month. The cookies come in three...
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New Food Find: Allergy-Friendly Spice Coatings from Namaste Foods

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Food Find: Namaste Foods Spice Coatings Free of Multiple Allergens Namaste Foods introduces four new gluten-free coating mixes made with flax meal and whole grain flours:Italian HerbHot 'n SpicyHomestyleBarbecueThese spice coatings can be used on...
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New Food Find: Milk and Soy Free Cheese Wedges by Daiya

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Food Find for Milk and Soy Allergy:  Daiya has created three new "cheese substitutes" that are sold in block form, so you can slice, cube or grate them. The available flavors are Cheddar, Jack and Jalapeno Garlic Havarti. Daiya wedges...
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Non-Food Rewards for Children (New Handout)

Kids With Food Allergies ·
The CDC’s Voluntary Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies in Schools and Early Care and Education Programs recommends the “use of non-food incentives for prizes, gifts, and awards.” This practice is also recommended...
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Nothing “Sneaky” About This Chef Chairing Annual Food Allergy Event

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Author, Chef, and Food Allergy Mom Missy Chase Lapine to Host 6 th Annual Strides for Safe Kids Mall Walk and Expo   DOYLESTOWN, PA (August 25, 2014) – Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of...
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Nutrition and the Child With Food Allergies: A Family Affair (Video and Resources)

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, hosted a free educational webinar on March 31, 2015, featuring Debra Indorato, RDN, from our Medical Advisory Team.   Deb discussed “Nutrition and...
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Demystifying Oral Food Challenges

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Demystifying Oral Food Challenges by Nancy Polmear-Swendris, MS Ed, RN Perhaps your child has had a known food allergy for some time, and now there's reason to believe that the allergy may have been outgrown. Maybe you're in the initial diagnosis...
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Oral Food Challenges: What to Expect (Video and Resources)

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) hosted a webinar on July 28, 2015, called “Oral Food Challenges: What to Expect.”    Irene Mikhail, MD, an allergist immunologist at Nationwide Children’s in Columbus, Ohio, discussed: Why and...
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Food Allergy Awareness: Outgrowing Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Did you know?Most children eventually outgrow milk, egg, soy, and wheat allergy. Fewer children outgrow peanut and tree nut allergy. Outgrowing a childhood allergy may occur as late as the teenage years. Source: NIH Publication, Guidelines for the...
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Parents Give Variety of Reasons for Putting Off Food Challenges

KFA News Team ·
What causes parents to delay an oral food challenge for their children?   An oral food challenge (OFC) is the only way to determine whether a food allergy exists. Sometimes both the child and the parent can be nervous about eating a food they...
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Peanut Allergic Teen Builds Business from Ground Up

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Thirteen-year-old Lily Pinto, co-founder of Don’t Go Nuts , is proving that you don’t have to be an adult to be able to help others in a big way. Don’t Go Nuts makes foods that are completely nut-free, “from field to...
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The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
During Food Allergy Awareness Week, KFA will be sharing food allergy facts on our blog as well as on our Facebook page. Help us spread awareness and food allergy education! (Use our social media share buttons to share on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest,...
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