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Re: We are Grateful for You!

Denise McCormick ·
Dear Lynda & Kids with Food Allergies Organizatio- As a family with a 10 year old daughter with PA/TNA, you cannot know how VERY grateful WE are to YOU for all you do to keep us informed & feeling like we have SOMEWHERE to turn for support & guidance. The work you do is invaluable...cannot be measured...SOOOOOO incredibly important & SO reassuring to all who live with food allergies everyday. PLEASE keep up the good work that you do, and if there is ever ANYTHING we can do to...
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Re: John_S

Meredith ·
Thank you both! The azaleas don't last for long, but they sure are nice while in bloom. We live in Memphis and have had an unusually cold spring.
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Re: Peanut Allergy Alert: Fannie May Spring Wrapped Box of Chocolates

KFA News Team ·
This recall is being expanded to include additional quantities of boxes: Fannie May Issues a Voluntary Recall of 89.08 Cases of 14.0 oz. Spring Wrapped Assorted Chocolate Box Due to Undeclared Peanuts The item is identified as SKU #75032 with the UPC number on the label of 0 52745 72804 6. Lot information on this product is 14058 or 14059.
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Re: Hi, I'm Jaxon and I am allergic to peanuts.

Mahbahlih ·
My son loves playing soccer, too! We struggle managing his seasonal/environmental allergies in the spring but he insists on playing soccer anyway! Please hop over to the Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers forum to say HELLO and introduce yourself! (Or the School Aged Kids forum if you want to say hi there.) http://community.kidswithfooda....org/topic/welcome-2
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Re: Chloe Age 6 in the Spring

EAH123 ·
Beautiful spring picture!
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Tips to Safely Celebrate Passover With Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Passover is a holiday that is rich with meaning and filled with traditions, many of which involve food. If you are managing food allergies, this guide will help you create a safe, fun, and meaningful celebration.
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Egg Allergy Alert - Speedy Foods Chicken Spring Roll

KFA Food Alerts ·
Speedy Foods Recalls Chicken Spring Rolls Due To Misbranding And Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 084-2016 Health Risk: High Date: Sep 20, 2016 En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Autumn Canaday (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2016 – Speedy Foods, LLC, a Commerce City, Colo. establishment, is recalling approximately 920 pounds of chicken spring roll products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food...
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Egg Allergy Alert - Waterfront Bistro Tartar Sauce

KFA Food Alerts ·
For Immediate Release: Silver Spring Foods, Inc. Voluntarily Recalling Waterfront Bistro Tartar Sauce Due To Possible Mislabeling and Undeclared Allergen For Immediate Release September 26, 2017 Contact Consumers customerservice@silverspringfoods.com 1-800-826-7322 Recall hotline 1-800-280-1968 Albertsons Companies Customer Service 1-877-723-3929 Announcement Silver Spring is voluntarily recalling Waterfront Bistro Tartar Sauce because there is a chance an incorrect back label was attached...
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An Unwelcome Harvest, Fall Allergies Arrive

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Allergy Foundation Releases Annual “Fall Allergy Capitals” Rankings, Louisville is #1 WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire – Fall is a time to enjoy beautiful colors and autumn weather outdoors. But for 40 million...
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Allergy Alert: Justin's Snack Packs Changing to Wheat Pretzels

KFA Food Alerts ·
Justin’s is ending its gluten-free Snack Packs and switching to a wheat variety. The nut butter snack company said it made the decision based on consumer feedback. The gluten-free Snack Packs were part of Target’s Made to Matter program in 2015 and were sold only from July to December of last year. Justin's said the new Snack Pack is launching this spring. The new product is labeled “New Wheat Pretzels” and comes in three flavors: Maple Almond Butter, Classic Almond Butter, and Chocolate...
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Allergy-Friendly Easter Cupcakes in 4 Easy Steps

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Cupcakes make a quick and tasty dessert on any occasion. Cupcakes are individual portions and don't require plates and forks. And they are much easier to bake and decorate than a whole cake! Step up your dessert game with these easy ideas. 1. Bake Allergy-friendly cake recipes, especially recipes that are free of eggs or wheat, tend to be more crumbly and work better in smaller sizes. What might be a crumbly cake is perfect as a cupcake! Any cake recipe can be made into cupcakes. Reduce the...
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Allergy-Friendly Recipes You Can Make With the Kids to Celebrate Mom on Mother's Day

KFA Food Bloggers ·
Mother's Day is just around the corner. Mother's Day is also the start of Food Allergy Awareness Week . Celebrate all mom does to keep kids with food allergies safe and healthy with special treats. With stay-at-home orders and physical distancing in place, celebrating mom will look different this year. You may be able to order brunch from her favorite restaurant for pickup or delivery. Or order her favorite dessert from a bakery. But if that is not an option, you can still show mom your love...
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Easy Decorations for Allergy-Friendly Cakes

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Amazing Decorations for Cakes posted by Melanie Carver Now that you've baked a safe cake and frosted it, how can you decorate it to impress the birthday child? Even though you may be restricted by food allergies, the possibilities can be...
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Are Local Summer Programs Required to Accommodate My Child With Food Allergies?

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Many towns, cities and counties offer camps and summer programs. They are often less expensive than private day camps and sleep-away camps, making them attractive to local families. Each spring, parents ask Kids With Food Allergies, “Are local summer camps required to accommodate my child with food allergies?” The answer is yes. These camps must accept children with food allergies and asthma. The camp must make adjustments for full participation. This may mean offering allergen-free meal...
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(Canada) Egg, Shellfish, Soy and Wheat Allergy Alert: Ah Fong Food Products

KFA News Team ·
Allergy Alert - Improperly declared egg, shellfish, soy and wheat in various Ah Fong Food brand products Recall / advisory date:May 3, 2013 Reason for recall / advisory:Allergen - Crustacean/Shellfish, Allergen - Egg, Allergen - Soy, Allergen - Wheat...
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Chef Luca's Spring Roll Recipe

KFA Food Bloggers ·
    # ChallengeChefLuca Spring Roll Recipe   My Goal: I wanted to find a new alternative for preparing allergy friendly spring rolls using something other than the traditional rice paper as the wrap.  I was able to locate an...
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Glass Mosaic Created for KFA, AAFA to Be Unveiled at May 30 Celebration

Kids With Food Allergies ·
When Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) became part of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) two years ago, its leadership knew that someday they would want something unique created to signify the uplifting spirit and philosophy of KFA...
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2013 Spring Pollen Capitals

Kids With Food Allergies ·
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) released the 2013 Spring Allergy Capitals report naming the 100 most challenging places to live with allergies during the spring. This year Jackson, MS came in at number one, followed by Knoxville,...
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5 Most Popular Food Allergy Blog Posts So Far This Year

Kids With Food Allergies ·
  Which blog posts did our community members find the most popular in the first half of 2015? In case you missed one, or are a new member, here’s a recap! Our top five posts were roughly split between food and health-related articles. Cumin...
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7 Allergy-Friendly Recipes for Your Easter Menu

KFA Food Bloggers ·
What’s on your Easter menu?   Traditional holiday menus are filled with major allergens. If you, your child(ren) or a dinner guest have food allergies, you'll need allergy-friendly recipes. The tricky part, especial ly when feeding a crowd,...
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A Child With Food Allergies Must Be Food Allergy Aware Every Single Day

Kids With Food Allergies ·
While May 11-17 is Food Allergy Awareness Week, a child with food allergies must be food allergy aware every single day. During this week dedicated to raising awareness of food allergies, please help us continue to change lives. Thanks to your support...
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AAFA Announces the Top 100 Most Challenging Places to Live With Spring Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has released the 2019 Spring Allergy Capitals™ report ranking the top 100 most challenging cities in the U.S. for spring allergies. Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of AAFA.
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AAFA Releases Report on Top 100 Most Challenging Cities to Live in for Spring Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Some places in the U.S. can be more challenging to live in if you have spring pollen allergies. To show how much impact spring allergies can have, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has released the 2018 Spring Allergy Capitals™ Report. Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of AAFA.
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Free Webinar: How Can the Food Allergy Management and Education Toolkit Help Your School?

Kids With Food Allergies ·
FREE WEBINAR:   How Can the Food Allergy Management And Education (FAME) Toolkit Help Your Child and Your Child's School? RSVP:   Reserve your seat by registering WHEN:  Tuesday, September 23, 2014 TIME:  1:00 pm Eastern time...
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The Flu Vaccine Is Safe for People With an Egg Allergy

Kids With Food Allergies ·
It is safe for ALL people with an egg allergy to get a flu shot, even if you’ve had a severe egg allergy in the past. This includes people who have had anaphylaxis (a severe allergic reaction) to egg.
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The Top 100 Most Challenging Places to Live in the U.S. With Seasonal Allergies

KFA News Team ·
It’s common for children with food allergies – and their parents – to also have seasonal allergies . This means you not only have to avoid food allergy reactions, but you have to manage their pollen allergies too. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has released the 2020 Allergy Capitals™ report . It ranks the top 100 most challenging cities in the U.S. for seasonal allergies. Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of AAFA. AAFA ranked the cities based on three factors:...
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Tips for Managing Food Allergies at School: Get Active With Food-Free Activities

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Do you need ideas to share with your child's teacher to encourage non-food rewards in the classroom? Many elementary schools are becoming more food allergy aware. An average U.S. classroom has two children with a food allergy. Using non-food rewards is healthier for everyone, not just those with food allergies. These ideas get a class up and moving after a job well done.
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Tips to Safely Celebrate Easter with Food Allergies

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Easter is a season of joy and celebration. Decorated eggs, chocolate bunnies and other candies can all be unsafe for someone with food allergies. There are many non-food alternatives for celebrating Easter, whether at home or at school.
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Top 100 Most Challenging Places to Live with Asthma in 2014

Kids With Food Allergies ·
CITIES THAT TAKE YOUR BREATH AWAY New list of 100 most challenging places to live with asthma highlights the burden nationwide, and it's not just about air quality WASHINGTON, May 6, 2014 /PR Newswire/ -- World Asthma Day comes in May when everyone...
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Tree Nut (Almonds) Allergy Alert - NadaMoo! Select Pints of Strawberry Cheesecake

KFA Food Alerts ·
NadaMoo! Voluntarily Recalls Select Pints of Strawberry Cheesecake Due to Undeclared Almond For Immediate Release April 1, 2019 Contact Consumers (512) 571-3870 march2019recall@nadamoo.com Announcement Little Red Rooster Ice Cream Company, d/b/a NadaMoo! (“NadaMoo!”) announced a limited voluntary recall of approximately 26,000 pints of its Strawberry Cheesecake Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert because they contain an undeclared almond ingredient. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to...
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Watch the Asthma and Allergy Foundation on Lifetime Television™ in May

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Many families with food allergies also struggle with asthma and environmental allergies. This month, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), the parent organization of Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), is pleased to bring you information...
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Peanut Allergy Alert: Fannie May Spring Wrapped Box of Chocolates

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Fannie May Issues A Voluntary Recall of 19 Boxes of 14.0 Oz. Spring Wrapped Assorted Chocolate Box Due to Undeclared Peanuts   Contact: Consumer: 330-494-0833  Media: Joseph Pititto 516-237-6131   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  - March 17,...
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Raise Awareness, Understanding and Support for People Living with Asthma and Allergic Diseases

Kids With Food Allergies ·
May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month Many Americans are not aware of the seriousness of asthma, and if you are one of the 22+ million people living with this chronic disease, you’ve felt the frustration of some people just not...
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Kids with Food Allergies Take Their Epinephrine on Class Trips and Vacations!

Kids With Food Allergies ·
In honor of Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month, we selected two winners in May for our year-long  #‎WhereInTheWorldIsMyEpinephrine campaign.   Meet Jude, 4, and JCS, 13!   Jude is from Avon Lake, Ohio. He is allergic to wheat,...
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Milk Allergy Alert - H-E-B Hill Country Fare One Gallon Spring Water (TX Areas)

KFA Food Alerts ·
H-E-B Issues A Voluntary Recall On Hill Country Fare One Gallon Spring Water Due To The Possible Presence Of Undeclared Allergen V oluntary recall specific only to stores in the Houston, Central Texas and the Gulf Coast areas Contact: Consumer:...
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Milk Allergy Alert - Heinen’s Potato Gnocchi

KFA Food Alerts ·
La Pasta Inc/Heinen’s. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Product Heinen’s Potato Gnocchi UPC# 02060141062 For Immediate Release February 23, 2018 Contact Consumers 301-588-1111 Ext. 102 Announcement La Pasta Inc. of Silver Spring, Maryland is recalling the private label Potato Gnocchi manufactured for Heinen’s supermarkets because it may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if...
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Milk and Egg Allergy Alert - Silver Star Chipotle Dip

KFA Food Alerts ·
Texas Legend Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Cheese, Milk & Egg in "Silver Star Chipotle Dip" For Immediate Release July 14, 2017 Contact Consumers Natalie Jardine natalie@texaslegendfoods.com 512-461-0269 Announcement Texas Legend Foods of Austin, TX, is recalling its 16 ounce jars of Silver Star Chipotle Queso Dip because they contain undeclared cheese, milk and eggs. People who have allergies to cheese, milk and eggs run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic...
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Milk Allergy Alert: Knott's Berry Farm Berry Cookies Recall

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Biscomerica Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in it's Knott's Berry Farm 12/8/2 Boysenberry  Cookies #59680, Blueberry Cookies #59675, Raspberry Cookies #59670 Strawberry Cookies #59695. Contact: Consumer: Biscomerica Corp....
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SNOW AND POLLEN? IT MUST BE “SPWINTER” TIME

Kids With Food Allergies ·
New Spring Allergy Capitals™ Report is a Reminder that Sneezin’ Season is Already Here Despite a Winter that Won’t Give Up   (March 31, 2014) WASHINGTON, DC – So much for “out like a lamb” this March. Polar...
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Soy Allergy Alert - Frontera Foods Original Taco Skillet Sauce with a "Best By" Date of "13 Apr 17"

KFA Food Alerts ·
Frontera Foods Issues Allergy Alert for Undeclared Soy Allergen in Original Taco Skillet Sauce with a "Best By" Date of "13 Apr 17" For Immediate Release May 3, 2016 Contact Consumers Frontera 1-800-509-4441 Announcement Frontera Foods of Chicago, Illinois is recalling a total of 720 (8 oz.) packages of its Frontera Texas Original Taco Skillet Sauce because it contains undeclared soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy may run the risk of a serious or life-threatening...
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New Food Find: Peanut-Free and Soy-Free SunButter

KFA Food Bloggers ·
This #NewFoodFind is exciting for those allergic to soy. In January 2016, SunButter® LLC began dry roasting their sunflower kernels on new top of the line roasting equipment. SunButter Sunflower Butter will now be produced in one continuous process from field to table. This will ensure a finished product that is free from all of the top 8 food allergens. SunButter produced on the new equipment will arrive on store shelves in the spring of 2016. The packages will carry a 'Now Soy Free'...
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Peanut and Almond Allergy Alert: Ortega and Las Palmas Products Recall for Undeclared Nuts

KFA News Team ·
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 14, 2014 B&G Foods announced today it is voluntarily recalling certain Ortega Taco Seasoning Mix, Ortega Taco Sauce, Ortega Enchilada Sauce and Ortega Taco Kit products and certain Las Palmas Taco Seasoning Mix and Las Palmas Taco Sauce products after learning that one or more of the spice ingredients purchased from a third party supplier contain peanuts and almonds, allergens that are not declared on the products ingredient...
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Your Guide to Back-to-School Nutrition With Food Allergies

KFA Food Bloggers ·
You know a healthy diet is important for your child, especially as they head back to school. But what does that diet look like? What if they have food allergies? How do you make sure they get everything they need? Here is a guide to help you make sure your child is eating a diet that will help them thrive physically and mentally while eating safe foods.
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Springtime Allergy Season Is Underway – Tips on How to Cope

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Ah, spring – the return of crocuses, baseball, and, for some, itchy, watery eyes, congestion and other allergy symptoms. For some people, symptoms may be mild. For others, it may be severe enough to limit activities, interfere with sleep, or...
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