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Egg Allergy Alert: Mai Cuisine Inc. Spicy Shrimp Tempura Sushi Rolls

Mai Cuisine Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg Allergen in Spicy Shrimp Tempura Sushi Rolls For Immediate Release June 17, 2019 Contacts Consumer Consumers: 215.523.5782 Announcement Mai Cuisine Inc., of Philadelphia, PA is voluntarily recalling 31 packs of Spicy Shrimp Tempura Roll and 32 packs of Spicy Shrimp Tempura Crunch Roll because it may contain undeclared egg. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to egg run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic...

Watch for Food Allergens in Your Kid's Summertime Arts and Crafts Activities

Play-Doh® is a great way to entertain kids at home and at summer programs. But Play-Doh® and other commercial and homemade modeling doughs contain wheat, one of the top 8 foods that cause allergic reactions. You can make wheat-free play dough at home so you can make sure it doesn’t contain any of your child’s food allergens. Here are some alternative recipes for Play-Doh®.

Milk Allergy Alert - Frito-Lay Lay’s Lightly Salted Barbecue Flavored Potato Chips

Frito-Lay today issued a limited voluntary recall of 7 3/4 oz. bags of Lay’s Lightly Salted Barbecue Flavored Potato Chips because they may contain undeclared milk ingredients. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product contained inside the recalled potato chips bags.

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America Elevates Patient Voice in ICER Review of New Peanut Allergy Treatments

On June 11, 2019, in Oakland, California, the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) and its California Technology Assessment Forum (CTAF) met to assess the clinical effectiveness and value of treatments for peanut allergy. The review examined two new technologies to induce immune tolerance — Viaskin® Peanut (DBV Technologies) and AR101 (Aimmune Therapeutics) — as well as non-commercialized oral immunotherapy (OIT).

Understanding What J.D. v. Williamsburg Means for People With Food Allergies

On May 31, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals of the Fourth Circuit ruled on a case important to the food allergy community – J.D. v. Williamsburg. J.D.'s family sued Colonial Williamsburg, saying they discriminated against someone with a disability when they didn’t let him eat his safe lunch in their restaurant while on a class trip. What does this mean for people with food allergies?

Egg Allergy Alert - Taylor Farms Jarlsberg and Bacon Quiche

Taylor Farms Illinois, Inc. Recalls Bacon Quiche Products due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 067-2019 Health Risk: High Date: Jun 9, 2019 Congressional and Public Affairs Meredith Carothers (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, June 9, 2019 – Taylor Farms Illinois, Inc., a Chicago, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 51 pounds of cheese and bacon quiche products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of...

Milk, Tree Nut (Walnuts and Pine Nuts) Allergy Alerts - Whole Foods Markets Specialty Pestos

Allergy Alert Issued for Undeclared Milk, Pine Nuts and Walnuts in Two Specialty Pesto Products Sold in North Atlantic Whole Foods Market Stores For Immediate Release June 06, 2019 Contacts Consumers Whole Foods Market 1-844-936-8255 Announcement Whole Foods Market stores in the North Atlantic region are voluntarily recalling the retailer’s specialty made-in-house basil pesto and specialty made-in-house sundried tomato pesto because the products may contain undeclared milk and tree nuts...

FDA Extends Expiration Dates of All Lots of EpiPens® and Authorized Generic

As supply interruptions and shortages of epinephrine auto-injectors continue, the FDA has extended the expiration dates of all lots of EpiPen® (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.3 mg Auto-Injectors and its authorized generic version currently on the market in the U.S. after a review of stability data. Read more for the new expiration dates.

Court Ruling Favors People With Food Allergies, Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease

J.D.'s family sued Colonial Williamsburg based on discrimination against someone with a disability. On May 31, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals of the Fourth Circuit ruled in favor of J.D. and his family. This ruling impacts people with food allergies, celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity. Allowing people to bring in safe food into a public place may be a necessary and reasonable accommodation. Food allergies are a disability under that Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).

Milk Allergy Alert - Wegmans Neptune Salad Sold at Select Wegmans Stores

Wegmans Food Markets Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared Milk in Wegmans Neptune Salad Sold in Six Wegmans Stores Only For Immediate Release May 22, 2019 Contacts Consumer Wegmans Consumer Affairs 1-855-934-3663 Media Jo Natale 585-301-8009 jo.natale@wegmans.com Announcement Wegmans Food Markets is recalling Wegmans Neptune Salad (UPC begins with 20108831), sold in random-weight packages, in the seafood department at six NY and NJ Wegmans stores on May 16 through May 21, 2019 because the...

Egg Allergy Alert - New Seasons Market Bacon Shallot Potato Salad

New Seasons Market Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Eggs in Bacon Shallot Potato Salad For Immediate Release May 22, 2019 Contacts Consumers New Seasons talktous@newseasonsmarket.com Media New Seasons media@newseasonsmarket.com Announcement New Seasons Market is recalling approximately 60 pounds of Bacon Shallot Potato salad because it may contain undeclared eggs. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they...

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