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FREE Webinar: What Parents Need to Know About Food Allergies in School (Part 2)
8/28/12 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
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8/23/12 10:14 PM
 
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AllergyHome.org Releases a Free Online Food Allergy Training Module for School Staff Nation-WideAllergyHome.org releases a free 30 minute food allergy training module consistent with food allergy guidance documents to help school nurses and health...
 
8/21/12 1:36 PM
 
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What Parents Need to Know About Food Allergy in Schools - Part 2 We had more than 500 parents, educators, school nurses and physicians attend our informatve back-to-school webinar last week featuring presenters Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, and Nancy...
 
7/23/13 1:07 PM
 
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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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FREE Webinar: What Parents of Children with Food Allergies Need to Know About Food Allergy in School Many parents don't know where to start when they need to send their children off to school with food allergies. Attend this free webinar and you will...
 
FREE Webinar: Q&A Dining Out With Food Allergies
3/12/13 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
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Live Q&A: Dining Out With Food Allergies
3/6/13 2:09 PM
 
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FREE WEBINAR: Dining Out With Food Allergies - Ask The Experts Register to submit your questions and then join our live discussion on eating out with food allergies. Our expert panel will answer your questions, share tips and personal stories, and...
 
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Hires New CEO
8/7/14 11:51 AM
 
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  (Washington, DC)  The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) appointed Cary Sennett, MD, PhD, as President and CEO. Sennett was recently a Vice President at WellPoint, one of the largest health benefit companies in the U.S. AAFA...
 
Dining Out with Food Allergies (Video & Resources)
3/13/13 5:34 PM
 
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On March 12, 2013, Kids With Food Allergies hosted a webinar on the topic of dining out with food allergies. Our guest speakers were Sloane Miller and Dr. Michael Pistiner. We thank Mylan, who provided the educational grant to make this webinar...
 
7/16/13 12:00 PM
 
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW Sally Schoessler, MEd, BSN, RN, and Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc,  will give you their expert insights about how you can partner with your child's school nurse for a safe school year managing food allergy. This webinar...
 
Got Kids With Food Allergies? Tips for Babysitters, Parties, Playdates
5/23/13 4:47 PM
 
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CELEBRATE NATIONAL ASTHMA & ALLERGY MONTH: JOIN US FOR A FREE WEBINAR! Parties, Playdates and Babysitters - Oh, My! Tips for Drop Off Parties, Playdates, and Using Babysitters and Caregivers In recognition of national Asthma and Allergy month,...
 
Partnering with Your School Nurse for a Safe School Year (Video and Resources)
8/2/13 1:31 PM
 
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Free webinar presented by Kids With Food Allergies on July 30, 2013 with guest speakers Dr. Michael Pistiner and Sally Schoessler, MEd, BSN, RN:    Video is one hour long. Please wait a moment to allow the video to buffer before...
 
Recorded Webinar Available Now! Navigating Holidays with Food Allergies
11/5/12 2:28 PM
 
Free Webinar Tomorrow, Nov. 6th! Dr. Mike Pistiner of AllergyHome and Dr. Sarah Boudreau-Romano of The Allergist Mom will be our guest panelists for our next free webinar. Topic: Navigating the Holidays with Food Allergies. Join us! Register...
 
FREE Webinar: Navigating the Holidays with Food Allergies
11/6/12 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
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Talking to Our Kids about Food Allergies: Children Believe Grownups
6/24/13 8:00 AM
 
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Talking to Our Kids About Food Allergies: Children Believe Grownups  by Michael Pistiner MD, MMSc  Millions of kids really believe that an overweight man gets dragged around the world in a single night by a team of flying reindeer, allowing...
 
Raising a Well-Adjusted Child Who Takes Food Allergies in Stride
1/16/13 2:09 PM
 
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  1/15/2013 -- This free online class was presented by Kids With Food Allergies Foundation as part of our educational outreach program. Our guest speaker was food allergy author Linda Coss. Dr. Michael Pistiner was our representative from...
 
The Future of Food Allergy: Developing New Treatments
4/24/13 11:15 PM
 
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Hi Michael,  Very interesting for us to read as I have more than one grandchild with food allergies!  Congratulations on all your accomplishments and studies. Love from us all,  your old Oxford neighbour!
 
Stocking Epinephrine in Schools: What You Need to Know (Video & Resources)
5/1/13 3:35 PM
 
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On April 30, 2013, Kids With Food Allergies Foundation (KFA) hosted a free webinar in partnership with the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) with guest speakers Charlotte Collins, JD, and Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc. We thank them...
 
A Review of State School Policies for Protecting Kids with Allergies and Asthma
9/11/13 4:09 PM
 
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Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) hosted a free educational webinar on September 10, 2013 featuring guest speakers Charlotte Collins, JD, VP of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), and Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, co-founder of...
 
Dining Out with Food Allergies (Video & Resources)
4/3/13 1:28 PM
 
About the Speakers Sloane Miller, food allergy advocate, author and life coach, is founder and President of Allergic Girl Resources, Inc., a consultancy devoted to food allergy awareness. Ms. Miller was born with food allergies and developed asthma...
 
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Dr. Green has written a special opinion piece for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette advocating for more awareness and safety protocols for schoolchildren with food allergies.Despite growing awareness of food allergy among the public and medical...
 
Asthma & Allergy Foundation's New CEO Hits-the-Ground, Pedaling
9/26/14 1:00 PM
 
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Patient Advocate and Avid Tandem Cyclist to Lead Change at Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). Kids With Food Allergies is a division of AAFA.     WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the Asthma and...
 
Asthma and Food Allergies: Free Webinar for Parents
10/17/13 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
 
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FREE Webinar: What Parents Need to Know About Food Allergies in School (Part 2)
8/28/12 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 
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Asthma and Food Allergies: Free Webinar for Parents
10/17/13 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
 
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Asthma and Food Allergies: Free Webinar for Parents
10/17/13 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
 
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Asthma and Food Allergies: Free Webinar for Parents
10/17/13 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
 
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Asthma and Food Allergies: Free Webinar for Parents
10/17/13 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
 
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Study Shows Increased Anxiety for Parents of Children Allergic to Milk and Eggs
6/26/14 8:00 AM
 
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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (June 26, 2014) - It's tough being the parent of a child with food allergies. Constant vigilance is needed for everything your child eats, when a single food item containing a hidden ingredient can be fatal. Although worry is a...
 
5/31/13 8:00 AM
 
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Free Video from Kids With Food Allergies Foundation: (Click the black square to view in full-screen) On May 28, 2013, Kids With Food Allergies Foundation hosted a free webinar with guest speakers Dr. Michael Pistiner and Dr. Sarah Boudreau-Romano on...
 
8/2/12 2:01 PM
 
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 KFA's Webinar on Food Allergies in SchoolWe had a very large turnout for our recent webinar on Food Allergy in School: What Parents Need to Know and we received hundreds of questions. We will be addressing these questions in future webinars,...
 
Preparing for School with Food Allergies and Asthma (Video and Resources)
7/9/14 2:42 PM
 
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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...
 
Does Your State Protect Students with Asthma and Food Allergies? Free Webinar
7/23/14 11:37 AM
 
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  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...
 
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Link to video Dr. Dave Stukus, a pediatric allergist at Nationwide Children's Children's Hospital, and a medical advisor for Kids With Food Allergies, is featured in this video and article supporting increased access to epinephrine in schools....
 
Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Rainbow Cake Surprise
3/1/13 1:01 PM
 
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For our final day of KFA's Cake Week, our guest blogger is Dr. Meg Edison from Speedbump Kitchen, who is also a medical advisor for KFA. Rainbow Surprise Cakeby Megan Edison, MD I’ve made this a few times now, with bright colors and with...
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
3/15/13 1:04 PM
 
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New international study led by University of Michigan identified behaviors that could reduce anxiety, chances of allergic reactions Few situations can provoke more anxiety for people with peanut or tree-nut allergies than having an allergic reaction...
 
5/7/13 9:00 AM
 
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Safer flying strategies for travelers with peanut allergies (BPT) - From bag-checking charges and unexplained delays to rude fellow passengers and flight attendants who are having a bad day, flying can be a huge hassle. If you're among the...
 
Using a Food Diary to Help Sort Food Allergies Out
1/6/14 12:28 PM
 
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Is It Allergy? by David Hauswirth, MD, FAAAAI  There are times when a patient thinks they are reacting to a food or having symptoms as a result of eating certain foods. In these cases, food diaries – or, perhaps more accurately,...
 
Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Rainbow Cake Surprise
3/1/13 1:06 PM
 
Dr. Meg Edison was also a guest speaker in our recent  Celebrating Birthdays with Food Allergies  webinar, and so if you'd like to hear more birthday-related suggestions from her, you can watch our archived video.
 
Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Rainbow Cake Surprise
3/1/13 7:29 PM
 
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Thank you so much for your blog, Dr. Edison - I had no idea you were associated with KFA!  My son (actually, my whole family) greatly appreciate all of your kitchen creations!  Thanks for doing what you do.
 
Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Rainbow Cake Surprise
3/1/13 7:57 PM
 
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That is beautiful!  My DD already asked for it for her birthday.
 
7/23/13 2:16 PM
 
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Link to part 1 --  http://community.kidswithfooda...ols-tips-for-parents   Link to part 2 --  http://community.kidswithfooda...hools-ask-the-expert
 
Live Q&A: Dining Out With Food Allergies
7/23/13 2:12 PM
 
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Dining Out with Food Allergies (Video & Resources) Watch the video at this link:  http://community.kidswithfooda...food-allergies-video
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
10/4/13 12:13 PM
 
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What about allergic reaction due to airborne peanut protein? The Epipen works for a short duration until emergency room medical treatment can be given. What is your opinion for a long flight?
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
10/4/13 9:29 PM
 
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Francine....I'll see if I can flag someone down to get a response for you....
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
10/4/13 11:15 PM
 
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Hi Francine.    In our case, our allergist told us always carry 2 Epipens at all times - every day. When we fly, we are supposed to carry 3 Epipens, Benadryl, and liquid Prednisone (steroids). In the event of an in-air anaphylaxis we were...
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
10/4/13 11:19 PM
 
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In addition, I highly recommend checking out pages 62-64 of "Food Allergy for Dummies" by Dr. Wood. It speaks exactly to what you are asking.   You can read it online at Google Books (linked below). I don't know if you are familiar with the book...
 
People with Peanut / Tree Nut Allergies Can Minimize Risk of Reactions on Airplane Flights
10/10/13 11:21 AM
 
Hi Francine,   A good approach would be for you to discuss this with your child's allergist in advance of the plane trip and see if your child's emergency care plan needs to be updated for the flight and the trip away from home.  You might...