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Your Food Allergy Checklist for January

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Are you making a to-do list for the new year? Add some of these tasks to your to-do list to help you as your manage your child’s food allergies.
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KFA Blog Named One of Best Allergy Blogs of 2018

Kids With Food Allergies ·
We are proud to announce that the Kids With Food Allergies’ blog has once again been named one of the best allergy blogs of 2018 by Healthline! Healthline is a health site with information on many different health topics. Every year since 2012, our blog has received this honor.
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NutriSon

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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free Bread

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Rudi's Gluten-Free has revealed a new sandwich bread for those with wheat allergy, gluten intolerance, celiac disease, milk allergy or soy allergy - Double Fiber Sandwich Bread: Source: Twitpic from Rudi's Gluten-Free   They also have new...
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New Food Find: Allergy-Friendly Cookies Made in a Dedicated Allergy-Free Facility

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Food Find for Multiple Food Allergies: Cybele's Free-to-Eat CookiesCybele Pascal revealed a new line of allergy-friendly, certified gluten-free, vegan and Kosher cookies at the Natural Products Expo West last month. The cookies come in three...
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New Allergy-Friendly, Vegan Baking Mixes from Zema's Madhouse Foods

Kids With Food Allergies ·
There is a new option on the market for making allergy-friendly baked goods. Zema's Madhouse Foods is certified gluten-free, Kosher, vegan, non-GMO and their facility is free of the top 8 allergens (milk, egg, soy, wheat, peanut, tree nut, fish,...
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New Vegan Dairy-Free Bleu Cheese Salad Dressing

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Kids With Food Allergies traveled to the Natural Products Expo West in search of new allergy-friendly foods.  We will continue to share our New Food Finds on our blog in the coming weeks. Follow Your Heart now offers a dairy-free bleu cheese...
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New Food Finds: Kid-Friendly Highlights for 2016

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the annual Natural Products Expo West. Here are the highlights of the new kid-friendly foods we found!
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New Food Finds: Snacks and Treats for 2016

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the annual Natural Products Expo West. Here are the highlights of the new allergy-friendly snacks and treats we found!
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New Food Finds: Chocolate Treats Coming in 2017

KFA Food Bloggers ·
KFA sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. Here are all the chocolate treats we found.
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Kuna Pops! Quinoa and Chia

KFA Food Bloggers ·
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Re: Good Karma Dairy-Free French Onion, Ranch Dip and Sour Cream

K8sMom2002 ·
Could you check the company website's store locator ? Some products on our FAllergy Friendly Food are showcased at Expo West and will be available later in the year, while others are available now, but they may not be available nationwide at first.
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The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
During Food Allergy Awareness Week, KFA will be sharing food allergy facts on our blog as well as on our Facebook page. Help us spread awareness and food allergy education! (Use our social media share buttons to share on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest,...
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22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Food allergies are the rise in the United States and no one knows the reasons why. Food allergies are often misunderstood by the public and used as punchlines in jokes. But food allergies are no laughing matter.   A food allergy occurs when the...
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

aboreem1969 ·
my son has milk allergy and I find it very difficult to think now about joining kindergarten. The problem is that allergy is very high -even the around smell of cheese can cause big allergy. I am living in Kuwait and awareness in schools is still low. Is there new promising ways to treat? Thanks
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Kathy P ·
Hi aboreem1969 - it is definitely scary to send them off to school. It sounds like your son reacts to airborne proteins which makes it even more challenging. There are a number of treatment options being researched. I don't know of anything new specifically geared toward milk - many are for peanut, but they have not branched out to other allergens.
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
We will be drawing for our first winner at 5 pm Pacific and today's prize package comes from Applegate . Login and enter: http://community.kidswithfooda...lergy-awareness-2013
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Gracie , who has won the Applegate prize package above!
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Spunky Camy has won a gift basket from Lucy's! Congratulations!
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
"Proud to be me!" Congratulations to this little man who has won the final prize, a gift package from AllerMates.com. Thank you to everyone who participated in Faces of Food Allergies this year. It was a tremendous success and we received nearly 1000 photos of the cutest, brightest, spunkiest kids, who just happen to have food allergies. We also thank this year's event sponsors: Lucy's, AllerMates, and Applegate. The month of May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, so we will...
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Luke (allergic to eggs), who has been drawn as a winner of a package from Applegate!
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Ava ! Ava is six years old. She loves animals, gymnastics, reading, and anything to do with Fairies. She also has a peanut allergy. She's won the pink/purple gift pack from Allermates!
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
"Food allergies don't stop me from having fun at the lake!" #FAAW Congrats to our latest winner in Faces of Food Allergies. This young dude has won the Lucy's gift basket. If you haven't added a picture yet to our Food Allergy Awareness Week contest, don't worry, there is still time as we will be giving away two prizes daily. If you have already entered, your name will still be included in future drawings: http://community.kidswithfooda...lergy-awareness-2013 (Login via computer or iOS app...
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Sam , winner of the blue Allermates.com package above! Tomorrow we will be giving away more prizes from Applegate and Dr. Lucy's.
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Miss Kaea , winner of a gift package from Applegate!
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Re: The Faces of Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Congratulations to Jacob, winner of a gift basket from Lucy's ! Our next prize is a package from Allermates.com that includes: Blue "I have allergies" lunch bag Blue "I have allergies" snack bag Multi-allergy wristband kit with 6 charms (shellfish,nut, peanut, dairy, egg, and wheat/gluten) I Have Allergies wristband Black/grey epi case If you haven't already added a photo, now's the time! Upload now: https://community.kidswithfoodallergies.org/addClips
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Heidi B ·
And no, my child may not grow out of many of her food allergies - they're most probably with her for life.
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

ninderella ·
Yes, I know your hamburger buns, crackers, cereal, etc do not contain pieces of peanuts that are visible to the naked eye, so please don't roll your eyes at me when I ask if there is a label I can read or if I can speak with a restaurant manager about possible cross-contamination. That and other parents please learn to read food labels! Again, if the allergen is not visible it might still be there hence the "processed on the same equipment" or "processed in the same facility" "or may contain...
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Jen ·
Good points Ninderella. Welcome to posting. . What food allergies do you manage?
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Inès Puentes ·
A little empathy can go a long way! My child is aware of his allergies and he knows what to do and not to do. But his safety is the responsibility of the adults around him not his!
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

leetles ·
My child's food allergy reaction may scare your child when my child cannot breath, has to get a big shot, have CPR done, and has to be taken away in an ambulance.
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

briheller ·
We have to read labels. It's not just a matter of whether it visible contains nuts (or has visible sesame seeds, etc.). Trace amounts from the same equipment are enough to kill.
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

briheller ·
Don't be offended if you said you read the label and we ask to see it anyway. Unless you've been an allergy parent for years, you'd be surprised how confusing allergy disclosures can be. For example, for some allergens, they might be listed under pseudonyms or scientific names that you might not recognize.
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

briheller ·
Sorry for the plug, but if you have sesame allergies, see this petition to the FDA: https://www.change.org/p/fda-a...ed-on-us-food-labels and more about it here: http://www.cspinet.org/new/201411181.html If you want to send your comments to the FDA directly, you can do so here: http://www.regulations.gov/#!s...FDA-2014-P-2035-0001
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

Cyndi Dony-Cocci ·
All very real life, true statements we feel each day. Thank you.
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Re: 22 Things We Wish You Could Understand About Food Allergies

K8sMom2002 ·
Hi, Cyndi Dony-Cocci -- What food allergies does your family manage?
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Taste Testing

hgoodreau ·
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Always Read Food Labels

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Always Read Food Labels
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New Food Find: One Ingredient, Gluten-Free Pasta

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Tolerant Foods have created single-ingredient, gluten-free, organic, Non-GMO, legume-based pastas.   The pastas are loaded with protein and fiber and come in these shapes: Fettucine Rotini Penne The single ingredient in each pasta is either...
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New Food Find: Convenient Soup Cups (Including Dairy-Free Broccoli Cheddar)

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Namaste Foods has three new dried soup cups perfect for travel or a quick meal. Namaste Foods has a dedicated allergy-free facility that is free of milk/dairy, wheat, gluten, soy, potato, peanuts, and tree nuts. Their products are non-GMO, do not...
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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Egg-Free Whoopie Pies

KFA Food Bloggers ·
The Piping Gourmets have created vegan, gluten-free, Kosher Pareve WHOOPIE PIES. These desserts are made with Non-GMO ingredients that do not contain milk, egg, peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, trans fats, artificial colors or preservatives; however, they...
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New Food Find: Gluten-Free, Soy-Free Veggie Burgers and Salad Dressings

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Hilary's Eat Well http://www.hilaryseatwell.com/ is certified gluten-free, certified vegan, Non-GMO Verified and Kosher. Allergen information: Free of gluten, dairy, soy, egg, nut, corn and yeast. Options include: Black Rice Burger World's Best Veggie...
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New Food Find: Single-Serve Peanut-Free Soy Butter

KFA Food Bloggers ·
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...
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