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AAFA Announces Departure of CEO Dr. Cary Sennett

April 3, 2017, Landover, MD – Today, the Board of Directors of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) announces the departure of Dr. Cary Sennett, MD, PhD, FACP. “It is with extreme gratitude that I thank Dr. Sennett for his service to the asthma and allergy community,” said Board Chair, Heidi Bayer. “Dr. Sennett helped us create a vision for the future of AAFA which puts our constituents in the forefront of every program and policy decision with a goal of helping them to live a lif

Milk and Soy allergy Alert - Reser's Food, Inc. in Limited Quantity Of One Macaroni Salad

Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk And Soy In Limited Quantity Of One Macaroni Salad Item For Immediate Release March 31, 2017 Contact Consumers Reser’s Toll-Free Hotline 888-257-7913 Media Sunshine Morrison 971-645-3677 Announcement Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. of Beaverton, OR is voluntarily recalling 529 cases of 16oz. Reser’s Macaroni Salad because they contain two undeclared allergens: Milk and Soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Milk or...

Recall Alert: Expanded Recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Epinephrine Autoinjectors Include Lots Distributed in U.S.

Mylan Provides Update on Meridian Medical Technologies', a Pfizer Company, Expanded Voluntary Worldwide Recall of EpiPen® Auto-Injector HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, March 31, 2017 / PRNewswire / -- Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) today announced that Meridian Medical Technologies, a Pfizer company and Mylan's manufacturing partner for EpiPen® Auto-Injector, has expanded a voluntary recall of select lots of EpiPen (epinephrine injection, USP) and EpiPen Jr® (epinephrine injection,...

New Food Finds: Dairy-Free Cheese and Yogurt Alternatives Coming in 2017

Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. We shared our findings via Instagram . If you are an Instagram user, click on the on the products below to add your comments and questions (we've tagged the food makers on our posts). Dairy-free cheeses coming out in 2017: Daiya is adding to or updating its dairy-free cheese line - look for American Style Slices, Mozzarella Style Shreds, and Cheddar Style Deluxe Cheeze...

Milk Allergy Alert - Lifestyle Evolution in NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter

Lifestyle Evolution Voluntarily Recalls One Shift of NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter For Immediate Release March 30, 2017 Contact contact@nugonutrition.com Consumers 1-888-421-2032 Announcement The recall is only for Lot B16119A. No other products are affected. Lifestyle Evolution is voluntarily recalling one shift of NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter nutrition bars. Inisolated cases, a product with milk allergen was incorrectly packaged into Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter wrappers and cartons.

Peanut and Tree Nut (Coconut, Cashews, Almonds) Allergy Alert - Sunshine Bakery in Cassava Cake And Mixed Nut Mooncake

Sunshine Bakery Announces Voluntary Recall of Cassava Cake And Mixed Nut Mooncake For Immediate Release March 25, 2017 Contact Consumers (626) 281-7660 Media Tim Thai (626) 281-7660 Announcement Sunshine Bakery of Alhambra, CA is voluntarily recalling CASSAVA CAKE AND MIXED NUT MOONCAKE with best by dates of 3/24/2017. The products were sold to retail stores in 2/24/2017. The CASSAVA CAKE AND MIXED NUT MOONCAKE are being recalled because the labeling does not declare food allergens, PEANUT,...

Tree Nut (Walnut) Allergy Alert - Whole Foods Market in Hadley, Massachusetts in Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Allergy Alert Issued by Whole Foods Market in Hadley, Massachusetts For Undeclared Walnuts in Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins For Immediate Release March 27, 2017 Contact Consumers 1 (413) 586-9932 Media Heather McCready Heather.mccready@wholefoods.com Announcement View Product Photos Whole Foods Market ® in Hadley, Massachusetts is issuing an allergy alert to recall six-packs of Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins due to an in-store labeling error. The muffins, which were labeled as “Made Right...

Peanut Allergy Alert - Nutiva Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake, All Flavors

Nutiva Expanded Voluntary Recall for Undeclared Peanuts In All Lots of Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake For Immediate Release March 24, 2017 Contact Consumers Customer Service help@nutiva.com (800) 993-4367 Announcement Nutiva, an Organic Superfoods company, has decided to expand its initial voluntary product recall of the Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake – Vanilla to include all lots of both Vanilla and Chocolate flavored products after identifying that this...

Did you or someone you know eat Quorn and get sick?

File an adverse reaction report here . We’re sharing information from The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI). They are collecting reports from people who have gotten sick after eating Quorn. Quorn is a brand name of meat substitutes. It is made from a fungus that is grown in a vat (like bacteria) rather than taken from the ground, like a mushroom. Some people reported allergic reactions after eating Quorn, including nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and occasionally hives or...

Soy Allergy Alert - Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC. in Beef, Venison and Ostrich Jerky Products

Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC. Recalls Beef, Venison and Ostrich Jerky Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class II Recall Release: 029-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: Mar 22, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Maria Machuca (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, March 22, 2017 – Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC., a Hubbard, Ore. establishment, is recalling approximately 22,466 pounds of beef, venison and ostrich jerky products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens,...

Egg Allergy Alert - Riviana Foods Inc. in Certain Manufacturing Date And UPC Number Of Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti

Riviana Foods Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Certain Manufacturing Date And UPC Number Of Ronzoni ® Thin Spaghetti Due To Possible Undeclared Egg Allergen For Immediate Release March 20, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-800-730-5957 Announcement Riviana Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling 610 cases of certain coded Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti cartons that may contain an egg fettuccine product. The affected Ronzoni Thin Spaghetti cartons do not declare the allergen “egg”, which is an ingredient in the egg...

New Food Finds: Dairy-Free Milk Alternatives Coming in 2017

Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. We shared our findings via Instagram . If you are an Instagram user, click on the on the products below to add your comments and questions (we've tagged the food makers on our posts). Here are new dairy-free milk alternatives coming out this year: Ripple expands their product line of pea-based milk to shelf-stable, 8-ounce kid-friendly packages that will be available at...

Soy and Milk Allergy Alert - Dolcetta Artisan Sweets in Chocolate Confections

Dolcetta Artisan Sweets Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy and Milk in Chocolate Confections For Immediate Release March 14, 2017 Contact Consumers dolcettachocolate@gmail.com Announcement Dolcetta Artisan Sweets of Seattle, WA is recalling Dolcetta branded chocolate confections (see table below) because they may contain undeclared soy and milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy or milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume...

Heath Risk Alert - The Soynut Butter Co Expands Recall to Include Dixie U.S.A Products

The Soynut Butter Co Expands Recall to Include Dixie U.S.A Products Because of Possible Health Risk For Immediate Release March 10, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-800-233-3668 Announcement The SoyNut Butter Co. of Glenview, IL is expanding its recall of I.M. Healthy Brand SoyNut Butter and granola products. The recall now includes Dixie Diner’s Club brand Carb Not Beanit Butter because they may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7 bacteria ( E. Coli O157:H7 ). E. coli O157:H7 causes a...

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