Search For Tag: peanut allergy
7/10/13 6:05 PM
New research in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice shows spontaneous resolution of peanut allergy decreases after 8 years old. The research found that 80% of children who outgrew their peanut allergy, did so before age 8....
3/4/14 3:26 PM
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...
5/19/15 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...
8/21/13 4:51 PM
A recent study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice investigated the usefulness of peanut-specific allergic antibody levels for the diagnosis of peanut allergy. The researchers analyzed the usefulness...
4/7/15 12:41 PM
Best Foods Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Deer Cumin Powder 7 Ounce and Deer Cumin Powder 14 Ounce Contact: Consumer: 1-732-650-1300 Ext 222 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 6, 2015 – Edison, NJ – Best...
1/8/13 4:40 PM
Peanut Therapy Shows Promise in Treating Peanut AllergyNIH-Funded Clinical Study is One of the First to Evaluate Sublingual Immunotherapy as a Peanut Allergy Treatment FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 WHAT: A new study supported by the...
1/15/15 3:10 PM
A major wholesale supply of cumin may contain peanuts. This has triggered dozens of food recalls from different companies. Below is the most recent list of all foods recalled thus far. More recalls are added daily. To stay...
4/2/14 6:45 PM
Now, doctors at New York's Mount Sinai Hospital and 23 other hospitals worldwide are testing what they hope will be a breakthrough treatment. It is a patch that exposes the wearer to small amounts of peanut protein through the skin. Over time, they...
10/27/14 2:11 PM
Peanut in house dust linked to peanut allergy in children with skin gene mutation / eczema Infants with a specific skin gene mutation who are exposed to peanut protein in household dust may be more likely to develop a peanut allergy, according to a...
1/9/13 2:24 PM
Comment by SassyJ
AWESOME!!! I know that SLIT is awesome for environmental allergies. My almost 6 yr old daughter has been getting treatment for her enviros for 2 years, and has made unbelievable progress, and even lost a few lesser allergies, while all are...
2/20/15 12:54 PM
Comment by KFA News Team
McCormick Products Not Involved in Recent Peanut Contamination of Cumin MEDIA CONTACTS: Lori Robinson 410-527-6004 Lori_Robinson@mccormick.com Sparks, Md., (February 19, 2015) – McCormick & Company Incorporated, today...
4/9/15 4:18 PM
The Food and Drug Administration agreed to review a skin patch for peanut allergy on an expedited basis following positive results of recent clinical trials, the company said Thursday. DBV Technologies said that the FDA granted its Viaskin...
2/23/15 4:30 PM
High-Risk Infants Fed Peanuts Developed Allergy At Lower Rate Than Other Babies - Study May Pave Way for New Prevention Strategies Feeding peanut butter to infants at risk for developing peanut allergies prevented those same babies from...
2/22/15 12:03 PM
Epicutaneous Immunotherapy (EPIT) introduces new way to treat peanut allergies (Press Release) Houston, TX – A team of researchers unveiled the results of their highly anticipated multi-national, double-blind, placebo controlled...
5/4/14 1:06 PM
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5/12/15 5:31 PM
Comment by Abigail's Mommy
How can we find a Phase III trial? I'm interested in doing this.
5/12/15 9:16 PM
Comment by StephC
Same here. And how do we get notified about trials for milk?
2/26/15 9:00 PM
Comment by jmw
How long until this becomes an available option??
2/27/15 5:09 PM
I don't think they know how long yet. It's still in clinical trials.
4/23/15 4:15 PM
Comment by SarahRoseAZ
I will be watching this like a hawk...My son has had the peanut allergy all his life along with non verbal autism...getting rid of this allergy is hugely important to me due to him someday living in a group home type setting and not having...
4/23/15 4:18 PM
I can see where a food allergy would be a huge challenge in that type of environment!
2/20/15 5:24 PM
This week, the Food and Drug Administration issued a warning to people with peanut allergies, advising them to consider staying away from all food products containing ground cumin or cumin powder after a wave of recalls. Ground cumin, apparently...
6/23/15 11:00 AM
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...
7/24/15 9:25 PM
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...
3/9/14 1:33 PM
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...
9/4/13 4:10 PM
Peanut-Free, Soy-Free, Non-Nut Butters by Melanie Carver If your child has a peanut and soy allergy, it can be difficult to find a safe replacement for peanut butter in your local grocery store. Some of the commercially-available options may...
6/15/15 4:06 PM
UPDATE: We support a Congressional effort to improve airline safety for people with severe allergies . Join AAFA's Action Network and tell your senators you care about this issue today ! What happens if a passenger has an allergic...
4/15/15 8:16 AM
Patel Grocery Recalls America's Best Jeera Cumin Powder Contact: Consumer: Ishwer Patel of Patel Grocery 718-748-6369 Media: Joe Morrissey 518-457-0752 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — March 13, 2015 — Brooklyn, NY — New York...
12/4/12 6:00 PM
Blog Entry by KFA News Team
According to the Learning About Peanut Allergy (LEAP) study funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the presence of eczema and egg allergy strongly predict risk for developing peanut allergy. This information...
6/25/15 11:00 AM
Blog Entry by KFA News Team
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) agreed to expedite the review of a specially formulated peanut product. The peanut product, called AR101, is being studied as a potential allergy treatment. The status was granted after the company...
6/4/15 1:16 PM
Blog Entry by KFA Medical Advisory Team
Since February, the food allergy community has been waiting to see how – or if - a study hailed as a “landmark” would change recommendations about feeding young infants at risk for developing a peanut allergy. This week,...
9/4/13 8:28 PM
Yum! I love pepitas! Going to have to try this!
9/5/13 5:55 AM
Comment by guestkfa
I have tried to make my own sunflower seed butter in my food processor, but even after a looong time in the processor and a fair amount of canola, I still get a "paste" so thick you can slice it! What am I doing wrong? Do I just need a better...
9/5/13 6:42 PM
Comment by kandicejo
I haven't made my own but we buy Sunbutter. I find it is quite thick and has a drier, more grainy consistency than peanut butter.
8/29/14 4:22 AM
Comment by alexbuck
Do I can some other corns as well? If yes, which ones? Alex
8/29/14 12:58 PM
Not sure what you mean by other corns?? Can you give an example??
6/4/15 8:01 PM
Comment by GreenMomma
Most pages I read say that the gut closes somewhere between 4 and 6 months old... Shouldn't their guidelines start from 6 months instead of 4?
6/18/15 4:57 PM
Comment by Lisa
Hi Dinydeek, As someone who has a very severe cat allergy I have to say that it does make a big difference whether there is a cat present around me or just a cat owner. I have no problem being around cat owners but if you put me in a room...
6/18/15 5:01 PM
Comment by Abigail's Mommy
Sometimes, it's not so easy as choosing to not fly. Adults have to fly for business, kids have to fly to see non-custodial parents, people need to fly for family emergencies when time is absolutely critical...Flying is an unavoidable part of...
6/8/15 12:38 PM
Comment by goodsammy
Is there a difference between roasted and boiled peanuts? which version is less risky to begin with?