Can You Prevent Allergies by Sucking on Your Baby’s Pacifier to Clean It?

If the thought of sucking your baby’s pacifier to clean it and then popping it in your baby’s mouth grosses you out, think again. New research being presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Scientific Meeting suggests a link between parental sucking on a pacifier and a lower allergic response among young children.

Tree Nut (Walnuts) Allergy Alert- Purveyors Kitchen Pumpkin Pesto Tapenade

Nor Cal Food Solutions, LLC ISSUES ALLERGY ALERT ON UNDECLARED Tree Nut – Walnut in The Purveyors Kitchen - Pumpkin Pesto Tapenade For Immediate Release November 13, 2018 Contact Consumers Nor Cal Food Solutions, LLC (530) 823-8527 Announcement Nor Cal Food Solutions, LLC of Auburn, CA is announcing a recall of 567 cases of Pumpkin Pesto Tapenade, manufactured by Purveyors Kitchen, because it contains an undeclared tree nut (walnut) . People who have an allergy...

5 Tips to Avoid Food Allergy Reactions During the Holidays

Holidays are a great time to spend with friends and family. Food-focused holidays, like Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chanukah, Chinese New Year and other winter holiday celebrations, can create added stress for parents of children with food allergies. Try some of these ideas to take the precautions to avoid food allergy reactions during family meals and parties.

Friends Can Help Keep Your Child With Food Allergies Safe

The school year is well underway. That often means making new friends and reconnecting with old ones. Existing friendships can also change over time. Friends who understand your child's food allergies can be an important part of their safety net. Children, especially adolescents and young adults, with supportive friends are less likely to take part in food allergy-related risky behaviors. Learn how you can help foster those friendships.

Milk Allergy Alert - Bittersweet & Feve Chocolate Bars

Recall of Bittersweet & Feve Chocolate Bars Due to High Levels of Milk Allergens For Immediate Release November 9, 2018 Contact Consumers customer service (800)500-3396 Media Heather Barbod Announcement Recchiuti Confections (San Francisco, CA) discovered two batches of their Bittersweet Chocolate Bar and two batches of their Feve Chocolate Bar contain high levels of milk protein after FDA sampling. No illnesses have been...

Egg Allergy Alert - 18th Street Deli Chicken Burrito

NuVue Foods Recalls Burrito Products due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall Release: 110-2018 Health Risk: High Date: Nov 9, 2018 Congressional and Public Affairs Mitch Adams (202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2018 – NuVue Foods, a Hamtramck, Mich. establishment, is recalling approximately 268 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken burrito products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and...

Milk Allergy Alert - Wegmans Pumpkin Loaf and Placek Coffee Cake

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Wegmans Pumpkin Loaf, 11 oz., and Wegmans Placek Coffee Cake, 11 oz. and 22 oz. For Immediate Release November 7, 2018 Contact Consumers Wegmans' Consumer Affairs 1-855-934-3663 Media Jo Natale Vice President of Media Relations 585-429-3627 Rochester, NY - Wegmans has initiated a voluntary recall of the following products because they may contain milk not declared on the label: People who have an allergy or severe...

Eggs, Wheat, and Milk Allergy Alert - Red Square Foods Meat and Chicken Products

Red Square Foods, Inc., Recalls Frozen Not-Ready-To-Eat Meat and Poultry Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 106-2018 Health Risk: High Date: Oct 27, 2018 Distribution List PDF En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Mitch Adams (202) 720-9113 WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2018 – Red Square Foods, Inc., a Somerset, N.J. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of various frozen meat and poultry ravioli and blintzes products...

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