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Egg OIT May Be More Effective Than Giving Baked Egg to Children With Egg Allergy

KFA News Team ·
Even baked-egg tolerant children may see better results when treated with egg oral immunotherapy (OIT) instead of the addition of baked-egg products into their daily diets.
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FDA Modernizes Nutrition Facts Label for Packaged Foods

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Kids With Food Allergies is providing this information from the FDA so you can stay informed about changes in the Nutritional Facts label on packaged foods. Be aware this redesign does not change how allergens are labeled . Stay up-to-date on breaking news about food allergies, nutrition updates and allergy-friendly recipes and join or login to our community today! For Immediate Release May 20, 2016 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took a major step in making sure consumers have...
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Folic Acid Exposure in Utero Is Associated With Development of Food Allergy

KFA News Team ·
Research being presented at the 2018 American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) and World Allergy Organization (WAO) Joint Congress suggests that folic acid exposure in utero could have an effect on whether children develop food allergy.
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Certain Egg Allergy Patients Still Have Tolerance Five Years After OIT

KFA News Team ·
A study presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) has found that certain patients treated with egg oral immunotherapy (OIT) are likely to continue consuming and tolerating egg five years after treatment.
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Children With Milk Allergy Tend to be Smaller Than Their Peers

KFA News Team ·
A study presented at the 2018 AAAAI/WAO Joint Congress found that cow’s milk allergy may negatively affect growth in children up to 12 years old.
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How Much Peanut Protein Can Be Found on Everyday Surfaces?

KFA News Team ·
Press Release Contact: Melissa Graham mgraham@aaaai.org (414) 272-6071 Onsite Press Room (March 4-7): (213) 743-6242 HOW MUCH PEANUT PROTEIN CAN BE FOUND ON EVERYDAY SURFACES? Researchers Present Air and Surface Quantifications at AAAAI Annual Meeting Los Angeles, CA – For families managing food allergies, like peanut allergies, food avoidance is key. Researchers from Mayo Clinic in Rochester, however, wondered how much peanut exposure occurs in common environments like restaurants and...
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Food Allergy Test: What Does It Mean?

KFA Medical Advisors ·
What You Need to Know About Diagnostic Allergy Testing by David Stukus, MD Whenever I meet with families for the first time and ask the parents whether their child has any food allergies, I often hear the following reply: “I don't...
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For People With Peanut Allergies, Exercise and Lack of Sleep May Increase Chances of Having an Allergic Reaction

KFA News Team ·
Peanut allergies can lead to severe allergic reactions, but everyday factors that may influence an allergic reaction are poorly understood. A new study, first presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), is trying to change that.
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Tree Nut (Almonds), Milk, Egg, Peanut, and Shellfish (Crustaceans) Allergy Alerts - Prescript-Assist Dietary Supplement

KFA Food Alerts ·
LL’s Magnetic Clay Inc Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Allergens in Prescript-Assist Dietary Supplement For Immediate Release June 29, 2018 Contact Consumers Erica Anderson 1-800-257-3315 Announcement LL’s Magnetic Clay, Inc. of Austin, Texas is recalling certain lots of Prescript-Assist, a dietary supplement it marketed until late 2017, because of its potential to contain undeclared allergens, including almonds, crustaceans, dairy, casein, eggs, and peanuts. People who have an allergy or...
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What Happens to Food Allergies After Treatment with Oral Immunotherapy?

KFA News Team ·
Press Release Contact: mgraham@aaaai.org (414) 272-6071 Onsite Press Room (March 4-7): (213) 743-6242 WHAT HAPPENS TO FOOD ALLERGIES AFTER TREATMENT WITH ORAL IMMUNOTHERAPY? Research at AAAAI Annual Meeting shows many patients adhere to home dosing Los Angeles, CA – Researchers from Stanford University are reporting essential, long-term follow-up data for patients who achieved food allergy desensitization through multiple oral immunotherapy (OIT) protocols. During OIT, the patient consumes...
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Patients Taking Lower Maintenance Doses of Peanut Oral Immunotherapy May Still Achieve Desensitization

KFA News Team ·
Oral immunotherapy (OIT) is a treatment that could potentially help peanut allergic patients achieve desensitization, but some patients are unable to tolerate maintenance doses that are large enough to facilitate unlimited peanut consumption.
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Peanut Patch Continues to Show Promise

KFA News Team ·
After the success of the yearlong double-blind, placebo controlled randomized Phase IIb trial for a peanut patch, known as Viaskin® Peanut, researchers continued the trial two more years in an open label extension to ascertain the effect of long-term treatment.
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Research Links Infants’ Microbiome to Development of Immune System, Allergic Diseases and Asthma

Kids With Food Allergies ·
Results from Detroit Birth Cohort First Revealed at AAAAI Annual Meeting   (Press Release)   Houston, TX – A number of studies related to the Wayne County Health Environment Allergy and Asthma Longitudinal Study in Detroit (WHEALS)...
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Research Suggests Eosinophilic Esophagitis Is a Late Manifestation of the Atopic March

KFA News Team ·
The atopic march describes how patients who have an allergic disease are more likely to develop another or multiple allergic diseases in their lifetime. This progression commonly starts with eczema in infancy and can develop into food allergy, asthma or hay fever in childhood. Now, new research being presented at the Joint Congress provides evidence that EoE is a late but probable part of this disease progression.
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Infants and Toddlers Require Special Attention with Epinephrine Autoinjectors

KFA News Team ·
Press Release: Contact: Melissa Graham mgraham@aaaai.org (414) 272-6071 Onsite Press Room (March 4-7): (213) 743-6242 INFANTS AND TODDLERS REQUIRE SPECIAL ATTENTION WITH EPINEPHRINE AUTOINJECTORS Researchers at AAAAI Annual Meeting Believe Needles May Be Too Long for Standard Care Los Angeles, CA – What is the optimal needle length for infants and toddlers who need epinephrine? Researchers from Western University Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry in London, Ontario, asked this...
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Infants With Parents Who Smoke Are at More Risk for Egg and Peanut Allergies

KFA News Team ·
Secondhand smoke exposure is a well-established risk factor for asthma, but it may also have surprising effects in the development of diseases outside of the respiratory system. In the first study of its kind, researchers in Sweden investigated the link between early life secondhand smoke exposure and pediatric food-related symptoms.
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Milk Allergy Alert - Bulletproof 360 Collagen Protein Dietary Supplement

KFA Food Alerts ·
Bulletproof 360, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Collagen Protein Dietary Supplement For Immediate Release January 25, 2018 Contact Consumers Customer Support support@bulletproof.com (877) 651-9482 Announcement Out of an abundance of caution, Bulletproof 360, Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot #1017088 of Bulletproof Collagen Protein dietary supplement due to undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or...
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Milk Allergy Alert: Eba Multivitamin Supplement

KFA News Team ·
Saratoga Therapeutics, LLC Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk Components in Eba Multivitamin Supplement Contact Consumer: 215-661-9044 info@ebAMultivitamin.com Media: Carol Smith 215-661-9044  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 23, 2013...
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Milk Allergy Alert - Ignite Pre-Workout Supplement Products

KFA Food Alerts ·
Independent Nutrition, Inc Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk in Ignite Pre-Workout Supplement Products For Immediate Release April 5, 2018 Contact Consumers 1-877-757-3808 Announcement Independent Nutrition Inc, dba Back to Health of Eugene, Oregon is recalling certain lots of the Ignite High Endurance Pre-Workout Supplement products because it may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or sever sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic...
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Milk Allergy Alert: Live Clinical 90 Caps

KFA News Team ·
REACTION NUTRITION, LLC issues allergy alert on undeclared milk in LIVE CLINICAL 90 CAPS Contact: Consumer: 1-877-REACT77FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 23, 2013 - Reaction Nutrition, LLC of Carnegie, PA is recalling...
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Milk Allergy Alert - Nutra Manufacturing, Inc.One Lot of GNC Women’s Ultra Mega Time Release 180 count Dietary Supplement

KFA Food Alerts ·
Nutra Manufacturing, Inc. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of One Lot of GNC Women’s Ultra Mega Time Release 180 count Dietary Supplement For Immediate Release November 16, 2016 Contact Consumers GNC Customer Service 1-888-462-2548 Media Greg Miller of Marketcom PR (212) 537-5177 Announcement Pittsburgh, PA, Nutra Manufacturing, Inc. (“Nutra”) today announced that it is initiating a nationwide, voluntary recall of one lot of GNC Women’s Ultra Mega Time Release dietary supplement product...
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Milk Allergy Alert - Progressive Laboratories Dietary Supplement Products

KFA Food Alerts ·
Progressive Laboratories, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Product For Immediate Release February 23, 2018 Contact Consumers 1-800-572-9512 Announcement Progressive Laboratories, Inc., located at 3131 Story Road West, Irving, Texas 75038, USA, is voluntarily recalling Testosterzone, Thyroid Resilience, Xenesta Nuvive Men’s, and Xenesta Nuvive Women’s, because it may contain an undeclared allergen. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk could run the risk of...
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Milk Allergy Alert - ReStructure Vanilla Protein Powder

KFA Food Alerts ·
New Capstone, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Restructure Vanilla Protein Powder Due to Undeclared Milk For Immediate Release March 03, 2020 Contacts Consumers 1-888-577-3703 newcapstonerestructurefdarecall@gmail.com Announcements New Capstone, Inc. of Mooresville, NC is recalling their 22oz ReStructure Vanilla Protein Powder pouches, Lot 19211 Exp. 06/21 and their 27 gram individual serving pouch, Lot 19211 Exp. 06/21, because they may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or...
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Milk Allergy Alert - Ultimate Nutrition Amino Gold Products

KFA Food Alerts ·
Ultimate Nutrition Issues Allergy Alert on Possible Undeclared Milk Allergen in Amino Gold Products For Immediate Release May 18, 2016 Contact Consumers Ultimate Nutrition 1-860-409-7100 x115 Announcement Ultimate Nutrition Inc. of Farmington, CT, is recalling its dietary supplement, Amino Gold, because they may contain undeclared milk in the form of hydrolyzed whey protein. People who have allergies to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume...
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Milk and Soy Allergy Alert: artriphen Supplement

KFA News Team ·
XYMOGEN identifies allergen oversight by third-party manufacturer; issues recall of artriphen™ due to undeclared milk and soy.   Contact: Sara R. Brady 407-702-6632 pr@xymogen.comFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - May 1, 2013 -...
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Milk and Soy Allergy Alerts - Michael’s® Naturopathic Programs The Dietary Supplement Cholesterol Metabolism Factors™

KFA Food Alerts ·
Michael’s ® Naturopathic Programs Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk and Soy in The Dietary Supplement Cholesterol Metabolism Factors ™ For Immediate Release June 23, 2016 Contact Consumers 1-800-525 9643 Announcement Michael’s ® Naturopathic Programs of San Antonio Texas is recalling certain lots of the dietary supplement Cholesterol Metabolism Factors ™ , because it may contain undeclared milk (in the form of calcium caseinate) and soy . People who have an allergy or severe...
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504 Plans, IHCPs, ECPs: Food Allergy School Health Care Plans

Kids With Food Allergies ·
School Health Care Plans for Your Child with Food Allergies How to Create a Comprehensive School Health Care Plan for your Child with Food Allergies by Lynda Mitchell, MA A school health plan will identify the types of responsibilities, training and...
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Sesame Now the Ninth Most Common Food Allergy in the United States

KFA News Team ·
Sesame allergy appears increasingly common among United States children and adults, with new research establishing it as the ninth most common type of food allergy.
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Soy and Milk Allergy Alerts - MagZuma Nutrition Life’s Qik Fix™ and Zuma Supreme™ products

KFA Food Alerts ·
Urgent Product Recall for Undeclared Soy and Milk Allergens For Immediate Release April 21, 2016 Contact Consumers MagZuma Nutrition 888-306-8855 Announcement MagZuma Nutrition of Tulsa Oklahoma is recalling effected lots of it’s Life’s Qik Fix™ and Zuma Supreme™ products because they contain undeclared SOY and MILK allergens. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Soy or Milk allergens run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
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Soy Allergy Alert: New Chapter Probiotic Elderberry Dietary Supplement

KFA News Team ·
New Chapter, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall Undeclared soy identified in one lot of Probiotic Elderberry dietary supplement Contact Consumer: 1-800-543-7279 Media: Sue Harris 800-543-7279>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 20, 2013 –...
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New Study Looks at Causes and Outcomes of Anaphylaxis in Children

KFA News Team ·
Data presented at the 2018 AAAAI/WAO Joint Congress found that reactions to peanut were the most common cause of anaphylaxis in pediatric intensive care units. Food induced anaphylaxis should be considered a serious medical condition and aggressively prevented and treated.
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Soy and Milk Allergy Alert: Z Pro High Protein Supplement

KFA News Team ·
R-Kane Products, Inc.  Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy And Milk In Z Pro High Protein Supplement Contact Consumer: 1-856-663-0644  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 30, 2013 - R-Kane Products, Inc, Pennsauken, NJ is recalling...
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Study Shows Boiled Peanut Immunotherapy May Be Effective as an Allergy Treatment

KFA News Team ·
A new oral immunotherapy (OIT) treatment using boiled peanut has been found to be both effective and safe, following a Phase 2b/3 randomized controlled trial.
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Study Shows It May Be Possible to Eat Peanut Regularly Years After OIT

KFA News Team ·
A lot of questions remain about long-term allergy outcomes following immunotherapy. A new study presented at the 2019 American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Annual Meeting has found that the ability to incorporate peanut food equivalents into the diet is maintained years after completing food immunotherapy.
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Re: Gluten-Free Peach Cobbler Recipe Free of Top 8 Allergens

Kathy P ·
I've used calcium powder in baked goods too.....I use it in the form of calcium ascorbate. I've used it as a calcium supplement plus an acidifier for the recipe.Often I put a tsp or so into a muffin recipe to get more calcium in my family. None of us drink milk or an alternative regularly, so I know it's something missing in our diets. I know many use protein powder especially in gluten free baking to increase the protein content of their flour mix. It can help with the structure and...
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Re: Jude's First Day of Mother's Day Out with nut, dairy, egg, soy, strawberry, and peach allergies...sporting his medic alert bracelet!

Jude's Mom ·
At this point we are doing primarily an elemental diet at our GI's suggestion, but we supplement with the things he can eat. The staff at MDO has been great and any time his teacher has questions or any concerns she calls. He has a Halloween party this week, but she gave me the list of foods and went over each and everyone of them and made notes on whether he could eat them or not. I'm also fortunate because the assistant pastor there (who is there during the day quite a bit) has peanut...
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