Category Archives: Food allergies

Tips for food allergy families

If your child suffers from a food allergy it is important to take a few extra steps when grocery shopping or dining out.

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Searching for a cure: Eosinophilic esophagitis

A. Jay is 10 years old with a smile to light the room, the personality to energize a crowd, the heart to conquer all and the strength to fight his … Full Entry »

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4 tips for traveling with food allergies

Having a food allergy shouldn’t hold you or your family back from traveling! However, it does require good planning and preparation, so you can relax and have fun without unnecessary … Full Entry »

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Anaphylaxis: Be prepared!

Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that can be life-threatening. It affects multiple body systems including the skin, gastrointestinal, respiratory and cardiovascular system. Symptoms can start within seconds or minutes … Full Entry »

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Introducing peanut butter to infants

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends parents introduce allergenic and non-allergenic foods – including peanuts – starting around 4-6 months of age, in infants without a history of an … Full Entry »

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