Allergies

Food Allergy Bullying Is Heartbreaking and Real

Eric Cote/Shutterstock LeAnne Ruzzamenti's son Will, age 9, was attending a summer day camp at a local aquatics center. Will has peanut allergies, so LeAnne had informed the counselors and provided an Epi-Pen to the camp. One day at lunchtime, a boy in Will's group began to taunt him, coming at him …

Parenting

Do you have peanut allergy? You might finally be able to 'cure' it with this powder

It's a capsule that contains nut protein in a powder form. The flavourless powder is then to be sprinkled on the food by cracking it open.<p>Peanut …

Medicine

Dairy company recalls products over allergy concerns

CLOSE<p>The report concluded that the FDA lacked "an efficient and effective food-recall process that ensured the safety of the Nation’s food …

Des Moines

How to diagnose and treat your pet's food allergy

Here is a simple guide to identifying whether your cat or dog has a pet food allergy, and how to deal with it effectively<p>How do I know if my pet is allergic or intolerant to certain foods?<p>A food allergy or intolerance can reveal itself in different ways. Both cats and dogs can develop allergic …

Pets

Can I prevent food allergies in my kids?

With the rise in food allergies over the past 10 to 20 years, parents are understandably concerned about what — if anything — can be done to reduce …

Medicine

Modern Market Joins Downtown Austin’s Healthy Restaurant Options

The downtown location of Colorado-based chain <b>Modern Market</b> has finally announced an opening date, according to a series of posts on Instagram. The healthy fast-casual spot will be taking over space at the Frost Bank Tower, 401 Congress Avenue, opening on <b>Monday,</b><b>January 15</b>.<p>Modern Market specializes …

Austin

Taiwan to Strengthen Allergen Labeling for Prepackaged Foods

On December 11, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration of Taiwan (TFDA) released an announcement intending to repeal the existing food allergen …

Law

I was a Jerk About Food Allergies — Please Forgive Me

There have definitely been times in my life when I’ve been a real asshole. And today, I’d like to apologize for at least one of them.<p>I never really …

Jewish Culture

Allergan Asks Alzheimer's Caregivers To 'Hold On To Hope'

Pharma company Allergen is introducing an awareness initiative for Alzheimer’s disease with a video that calls on caregivers to rediscover hope and …

Advertising Industry

Here’s how stress may be making you sick

A researcher is providing new insight into how certain types of stress interact with immune cells and can regulate how these cells respond to …

Michigan State University

The Day to Day Woes of Food Allergies

I never thought my diaper bag would save a life. But the EpiPen that I carry in that diaper bag serves as a reminder that my child’s life could be in …

Jewish Culture

Am I Allergic to Coconut Oil?

Coconut oil allergies<p>Coconut is often hailed as the ultimate health food. But coconut, just like any other food, can be dangerous if you’re allergic …

Gluten

Food allergy treatment can last years, Stanford study shows | Scope Blog

Children and adults with food allergies can be gradually desensitized to the foods that trigger their allergic reactions, a series of Phase 1 and …

Medicine

The Difference Between A Cold And Allergies

1 of 15<p>Gettyimages.com/Cropped shot of a young woman blowing her nose while sitting on the sofa<p>The change of seasons is a confusing time for your …

Alternative Medicine

Sharp increase in choking hazards in shop-bought food and drinks

Choking hazards in shop-bought food and drinks pose an increasing threat to consumers, official data shows, as manufacturers blame a rise in recalls on supermarket price wars.<p>Analysis of Food Standards Agency recalls over the past six years found instances of choking hazards making their way into …

Organic Products

Compounders Who Skirt The FDA: Who Is The Expert Here?

<b>“</b>Our eye drops are sold in compliance with FDA regulations and protect you from infection and inflammation even more effectively than FDA-approved …

Law

5 Food Allergy Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Almost 50% of people with food allergies develop them as adults—here's how to spot one<p>You might assume you dodged a food allergy as a kid—but according to the results of a recent study published in <i>The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology</i>, almost half of people with food allergies develop them …

Medicine

Signs of Asthma and Food Allergies May Be Evident by Age 1

Predicting which children will develop dangerous food allergies and asthma has been a goal for many doctors for decades.<p>However, often there’s little …

Medicine

Flu Season 2017: People With Egg Allergies Can Get The Influenza Vaccine Safely

Every year, a large amount of eggs are used to produce the flu vaccine. Yes, eggs. That may just seem like a fun fact—unless you’ve got a serious egg …

Public Health

This is why you may get allergies after pregnancy

Being pregnant can be a magical time in a woman’s life. And while there’s little that could lessen the overwhelming joy of motherhood, many women can …

Medicine

Guidelines say no special precautions needed for flu shots for people allergic to eggs

No greater risk of reaction than for those without an allergy<p>ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL (December 19, 2017 - 12:01 am ET) - For years, people with an egg …

Medicine

Allergic reaction to bouquet blinds bride

Her face broke out in a bumpy, red rash and her eyes swelled shut.<p>Christine Miller (23) was every bit the blushing bride, but not for the reasons one …

Weddings

Myprotein Impact Whey

1 Serving Sample Chocolate Smooth<p>Serving Size: 1 Packet (25g)<br>Servings Per Container: 1<p>Ingredients<p>Whey Protein Concentrate, Natural And Artificial …

Smoothies

Argos, Wilko and Sainsbury's urgently recall THESE products

A number of products have been recalled this week.<p>Major retailers are withdrawing a number of items from shelves.<p>The products listed all represent a …

Birmingham, UK

Bride’s wedding bouquet causes severe allergic reaction

A Nebraska bride’s wedding day nearly came to a screeching halt after she suffered a serious allergic reaction to the bouquet she had handpicked to …

Lifestyle

Tips For Keeping Kids With Food Allergies Safe This Holiday Season

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> – The holidays can be a stressful time, especially for parents of children with food allergies.<p>CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez shared tips …

Food Allergies

Bride suffers severe allergic reaction to wedding bouquet

A Nebraska bride’s wedding day nearly came to a screeching halt after she suffered a serious allergic reaction to the bouquet she had hand-picked to carry down the aisle. Christine Miller, who unknowingly had added snow-on-the-mountain flowers to her bouquet, woke the morning of her wedding to a …

Health

Restaurants, Advocates Prep for New Food Allergy Law Starting Jan. 1

Whether they know it or not, some restaurant managers starting next month must be trained in food allergy awareness and safety.<p>But not all of the …

Rights & Freedoms

New Study Suggests Food Allergies Could One Day Be a Thing of the Past

If your kids suffer from multiple food allergies, help may be on the way. According to <i>U.S. News</i>, team of researchers at Stanford University have …

How To Accommodate Food Allergies In College

How to Handle Your Food Allergies In College<p>5 Tips On How To Navigate Unfamiliar Cafeterias With Dietary Restrictions<p>December 11, 2017<p>Since moving 3 …

Food Allergies