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Peanut allergy drops work: Duke study shows local clinic's method effectively curbs kids' reactions

Peanut allergy drops work: Duke study shows local clinic's method effectively curbs kids' reactions | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
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Local Boy Has Rare Food Allergy Disease - KAALtv.com

Local Boy Has Rare Food Allergy DiseaseKAALtv.comThis little Rochester boy is so allergic to food, you can count what he can ...
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Parents Protest Over Girl's Peanut Allergy - Orlando News Story - WKMG Orlando

Parents Protest Over Girl's Peanut Allergy - Orlando News Story - WKMG Orlando | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
EDGEWATER, Fla. -- Parents at an elementary school in Volusia County say a student is disrupting their children's education because of her peanut allergy. Thursday, March 10, 2011.
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Food Allergy Initiative - Texas Rally for Statewide Food Allergy Guidelines

On Monday, March 14, at 10 a.m., Austin Families with Food Allergies (AFFA) will rally on the South Steps of the Texas Capitol Building in Austin for “Capitol Kids’ Day.” All parents and children who are concerned with food allergies are invited to join. The rally aims to call attention to Senate Bill 27 and House Bill 639, which proposes the creation of statewide food allergy management guidelines for Texas schools. Following the rally, the children will disperse to meet with senators and representatives in order to share their personal food allergy experiences, and educate them about this important legislation.
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Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall by McCormick & Company - PR Newswire - sacbee.com

/PRNewswire/ -- Following notification from its supplier, McCormick & Company, Giant Food has removed from stores McCormick's Golden Dipt Tempura Seafood Batter Mix. The product may contain milk, an undeclared allergen.
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New California Firm Recalls Chicken and Mushroom Pie Products due to Mislabeling and Undeclared Allergen

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Instant allergy test for children '96% accurate' | Irish Examiner

Instant allergy test for children '96% accurate' | Irish Examiner | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
Doctors will be able to find out in a matter of seconds whether children have food allergies thanks to research carried out by UCC.
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Food Allergy Academy: Avoid Unlabeled Bakery Items (shameless self promotion version)

http://www.eggfreeepicurean.com/shopcart/allergen-info.html Amy Jones Anichini discusses why you should avoid unlabeled bakery products if you have food alle...
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Cognitive dissonance and food allergy safety

Cognitive dissonance and food allergy safety | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
That’s right, after days of warning them in advance they’d better not bring candy to school, she gave them candy to use in an craft project. What?!
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Food Allergy Academy: Throw Away Unsafe Foods | EggFreeEpicurean.com

http://eggfreeepicurean.com/throw-away-unsafe-foods-in-your-­home.php Amy Jones Anichini, Egg-Free Epicurean's CEO and Founder, encourages parents of foo...
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Boys between 5 and 9 most likely to have peanut allergy - Ice Gems

Boys between 5 and 9 most likely to have peanut allergy - Ice Gems | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
Boys between 5 and 9 most likely to have peanut allergy (Boys between 5 and 9 most likely to have peanut allergy http://dlvr.it/FdTB8)
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The Nut-Free Mom Blog: Food Allergies When Crisis Hits: Emergency Preparedness Is a Must

The Nut-Free Mom Blog: Food Allergies When Crisis Hits: Emergency Preparedness Is a Must | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
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Dundee scientists link peanut allegy to rogue gene in skin - The Scotsman

Dundee scientists link peanut allegy to rogue gene in skin - SCOTTISH researchers believe they have made a significant medical breakthrough by identifying a genetic defect which can triple the risk of a child developing an allergy to peanuts. (Scientists link peanut allergy to rogue gene in skin - The Scotsman http://ow.ly/4cDxs)
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Nut-free cupcakes available in San Diego

Nut-free cupcakes available in San Diego | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
San Diego's nut-free bakery now makes cupcakes. Egg-Free Epicurean just introduced four varieties of cupcake, all free of eggs, peanuts, and tree nuts.
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How to Teach Others About Your Child’s Food Allergies

How to Teach Others About Your Child’s Food Allergies | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
In this week's edition of our Food Allergy Friday interview series, Marissa Brassfield interviews Linda Coss, Elizabeth Goldenberg and Lynda Mitchell on how to teach others about your child's food allergies.
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Creating Tomorrow's Vaccines Today - www.novavax.com

Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company creating novel vaccines to address a broad range of infectious diseases worldwide, including H1N1, using advanced proprietary virus-like particle (VLP) technology. The company produces potent VLP-based, recombinant vaccines utilizing new and efficient manufacturing approaches. Novavax is committed to using its VLP technology to create country-specific vaccine solutions. The company has formed a joint venture with Cadila Pharmaceuticals, named CPL Biologicals, to develop and manufacture vaccines, biological therapeutics and diagnostics in India.
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HHS awards contracts to develop new flu vaccine technology

HHS awards contracts to develop new flu vaccine technology | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded two contracts today to help make vaccine available more quickly for seasonal flu outbreaks and pandemics. The contracts for advanced development of new types of vaccine and new ways to make flu vaccine known as next-generation recombinant influenza vaccine total $215 million.
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Allergy Treatment Helps Kids Tolerate Some Peanuts - DukeHealth.org

A peanut solution given under the tongue can desensitize a child's deadly peanut allergies, but further testing will be needed to determine if it may permanently eliminate their reactions to the foods, according to researchers from Duke University Medical Center.
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C-section puts children at food risk - Courier Mail

C-section puts children at food risk - Courier Mail | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
C-section puts children at food riskCourier MailALLERGIC EPIDEMIC: Pediatric specialists are concerned about increasing numbers ...
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Colorado Firm Recalls Chili Products

Colorado Firm Recalls Chili Products | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Gold Star Sausage, an establishment in Denver, say it is recalling an undetermined amount of chili products because they contain an undeclared allergen. Wednesday, February 16, 2011.
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Brewers get exemption from allergy label rules

Brewers get exemption from allergy label rules | Parenting a Food Allergic Child | Scoop.it
Ottawa introduces regulations for food makers to provide labels listing all product ingredients
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