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Successfully getting your kids back to learning during this pandemic can be stressful and feel like it has tradeoffs. Tradeoffs that you are willing to make to keep your loved ones safe, but still compromise. The Amazing Chickpea wants to make your days a little bit better with 25% off …
Updated Allergy-Friendly Foods Guide: January 11, 2021
Each guide edition is interactive: click any entry to see precisely how that product is manufactured with respect to the 11 allergens we track (peanuts, tree nuts, milk, eggs, soy, wheat, fish, crustacean shellfish, sesame, mustard, and gluten) — including shared line/facility information you won’t find on the label or anywhere else — as well as links to the product’s store finder
Mylan Introduces $0 Co-Pay Program for Epipen® Auto
Why is it that those with Medicare are excluded from reduced payments/coupons? It is well known that Medicare does not cover out-patient prescription drug costs at all. My husband’s Part D program charges $292 for the EpiPen, citing a rise in the cost to $312…so a whopping savings of $20!!! What a rip-off.
What We Learned from the Passing of Owen Carey
She surprised him by treating him to a visit to the Star Wars exhibition for his birthday and were heading off to the Sea Life Aquarium afterward. They had stopped at a street vendor for something to eat along the way where Owen, always conscious of his allergies to peanuts, milk, wheat and various spices, opted for plain grilled chicken.
What We Learned from the Karanbir Cheema Inquest
Our hearts go out to the Cheema family who were forced to relive the horror of Karan’s passing over the course of the inquest. We wish them solace in the coming days and that they take some comfort in the knowledge that their efforts to bring attention to the tragedy will lead to substantial changes to prevent other such tragedies from occurring in the future.
That Allergen-Free Symbol: What It Really Means to the
The answer again is not necessarily.Unlike standards that govern whether a product can claim to be gluten-free, the FDA has established no guidelines for what it means to be free of other allergens including peanuts, tree nuts, milk, soy, wheat, etc.
A Guide to Emergency Epinephrine Options in the US
These are epinephrine auto-injectors manufactured by Pfizer and marketed by Mylan in 0.30mg and 0.15mg doses. [Click here for website]Mylan currently sponsors two savings programs: Up to $300 off their brand-name devices and $25 off their generic versions (which are identical to the brand-name versions) for those eligible. Here’s a video showing how to use the EpiPen, EpiPen Jr, and …
DBV, Developers of Patch Therapies for Allergies to
DBV Technologies, the French biopharma company, was denied a license to market their Viaskin Peanut therapy in the US by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last August.. Viaskin Peanut is a treatment for peanut allergy patch applied to the skin. Using principles of epicutaneous immunotherapy (EPIT), the patch introduces micro-doses of peanut allergen via the skin to retrain the …
Q&A: Everything You Need to Know About Alpha-gal Syndrome
Showering may help wash off unattached ticks and it is a good opportunity to do a tick check. Check your body for ticks after being outdoors . Conduct a full body check upon return from potentially tick-infested areas, including your own backyard.
FDA Approves Aimmune’s PALFORZIA as First Treatment for
BRISBANE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AIMT), a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing treatments for potentially life-threatening food allergies, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved PALFORZIA™ [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp].PALFORZIA is the first approved …
Mylan, Marketer of EpiPen, to be Combined with Pfizer's
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch was called before the House Oversight Committee in 2016 to explain the price hike of an EpiPen twin-pack from $94 in 2007 to over $600, and the company agreed later that same year to pay $465 million to settle a suit by the Justice Department in 2016 for overcharging Medicaid for the devices.. Pfizer’s Meridian unit is the subject of an ongoing civil …
Wrongly Labeled: Challenges and Ways Forward in Food
October 16, 2020 — The symptoms of food allergies can span from a mild itchy mouth to full blown anaphylaxis resulting in death (although fatalities are relatively rare). Some food allergies are so severe that even small amounts of allergens of less than 1 mg protein can trigger an allergic reaction in the most sensitive of allergic individuals.
Mom Demands Peanut Announcement for Allergic Daughter
In spite of assurances, the message still wasn’t relayed, prompting Mr Morris to stand up as the plane was about to take off. “Reluctantly”, the staff made a “flippant” announcement. During the flight, the family claimed they saw peanut M&M chocolates displayed atop …
How One Innovator is Making Food Safer for People with
I capped off after six months, gaining a total of 30 pounds and 6 inches, and never broke another bone. Moving into adulthood, I worked for Congressman George Miller in Washington DC and various nonprofits to improve nutrition for low-income kids through public programs like school lunch, inspired by my first-hand experience with how difficult
Study: ‘Good’ Bacteria May Prevent – and Reverse – Food
Food allergy is a large and growing public health problem. For reasons that remain a mystery, the number of Americans who suffer from the disease has risen sharply over the last decade to as many as 32 million, according to one recent estimate. Nearly 8 percent of children in the U.S. — about two in every classroom — are affected.
Crisp Air, Falling Leaves, Hiking, and… Meat Allergy
One develops alpha-gal via the bite from a Lone Star tick. Proteins in the tick’s saliva mimic the alpha-gal carbohydrate found in mammalian meat including beef and pork. When the body’s immune system produces antibodies to ward off those proteins, it could possibly lead to …
How to Use Antihistamines SnackSafely.com
Newer Antihistamines Are Safer, As Affordable And As Efficacious As First-Generation Antihistamines. Compared with first-generation antihistamines, systematic reviews of randomized controlled trials have found newer antihistamines to be safer (e.g., 4% sedation v. 28%), 2–4 longer lasting (12–24 h v. 4–6 h dosing) and faster acting (50 v. 80 min). 1 The World Health Organization …
Finnair Told Contestants of 'The Apprentice' with Nut
A spokesman for the airline told The Independent that to accommodate flyers from Asia and the Far East, its menus reflect Asian cuisine in which nuts are widely used. He said: These are valued by the vast majority of customers onboard. Finnair is therefore unable to guarantee a completely nut-free environment in-flight and is also unable to control what other customers may bring onboard …
Multi-omics Approach Offers New Insights into Peanut
Coupons. Inspiring Food Allergy Bloggers and Authors. Search. (which can tell scientists which genes are turned on or off through a process called methylation) as the children reacted. Using this genome-wide approach, they identified more than 300 genes and 200 CpG sites (areas where DNA can be activated or inactivated by methylation
Study: Researchers Retrained Immune Systems of Mice to
Researchers at Duke Health believe they have found a way to treat food allergies by “reprogramming” the immune system. In recent years, doctors have desensitized allergic people to peanuts and other foods using oral immunotherapy (OIT), a series of measured exposures that are gradually increased over time.
FDA Approves First Generic Version of EpiPen SnackSafely.com
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine) auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions, including those that are life-threatening (anaphylaxis), in …
Researchers Develop First Functional Targeted Inhibitors
“The success of this study is exciting because it opens the door to establishing an entirely new class of allergy therapeutics,” said Basar Bilgicer, associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and affiliate of Advanced Diagnostics and Therapeutics at Notre Dame, who led the study.“We now have the first functional example of selective IgE inhibition to
An Interview with Jenny Sprague, Founder of FABlogCon
Jenny Sprague JS: I had attended a national conference for women bloggers called BlogHer in NYC. Over 5000 people were in attendance and it was an amazing experience. I met some fellow food allergy moms I knew from Twitter, as well as Colette Martin [cookbook author and blogger at “Learning to Eat Allergy-Free“]. I loved the experience but really wanted something that would include …
Update to Safe Snack Guide: 2014 Halloween Edition
Don’t forget: you can click on the ads and coupons and save a bundle with deals from our sponsors! Don’t forget to enter the coupon code if one is provided to ensure you receive your discount. If you need ideas to help celebrate the holiday safely this year, have a look at: 4 Halloween Strategies for Accommodating Kids with Food Allergies .
When a Manufacturer Says ‘Trust Us’ Regarding Allergens
Why? The answer is complex, but it all starts with the lax US labeling guidelines food manufacturers are required to follow. To summarize, manufacturers are required to label for the top 8 allergens only when they are ingredients of a product, not when there is a danger that product may be contaminated with an allergen due to shared lines or facilities.
What We Learned from the Georgia Murphy Inquest
Georgia returned home from a swim with her friends in June of 2015 to eat pizza and drink mango juice, then ran off to meet them again at a shop to enjoy ice pops and sweets. An asthmatic, Georgia suddenly experienced difficulty breathing, prompting friends to …
Sandoz Launches Symjepi Site with Usage Instructions
Sandoz, marketer of the Symjepi epinephrine prefilled syringe, has launched a website dedicated to the device in advance of its release for sale to patients with prescriptions. Symjepi launched earlier this year with distribution to institutions only.. The device should not be confused with an auto-injector where insertion of the needle and the dispensing of medication occurs automatically
University of Toronto SnackSafely.com
Coupons. Inspiring Food Allergy Bloggers and Authors. Search. Tag: University of Toronto. The sequence of symptoms may be a tip-off that you are suffering anaphylaxis. Subscribe. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and never miss an important food allergy article! Unsubscribe at any time.
FARE Kicks Off Food Allergy Awareness Week 2020 with
“Thirty-two million Americans live with potentially life-threatening food allergies. Food Allergy Awareness Week is an opportunity to dedicate time to come together as a community and raise our voices around the reality that is life with food allergies,” said …
Editorial: Regarding the Petition to Bring Auvi-Q Back
If you haven’t seen it yet on social media, there’s no doubt you will: A petition to the Chief Medical Officer of Sanofi urging him to quickly bring the Auvi-Q® epinephrine auto-injector back to market. Here is the text from the petition: As people with life-threatening allergies or parents of allergic children, we appreciate that the Auvi-Q is an awesome innovation, and we want you to
Allergence by SnackSafely.com: Better Batter Gluten Free
Better Batter products and manufacturing locations are free off the top eleven allergens and are certified for prevention of cross contamination. The manufacturing facility has third-party independent audits done, both scheduled and surprise, to ensure the allergen free status of the ingredients and lines.
Surge of Ticks Expected in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic
Showering within two hours of coming indoors has been shown to reduce your risk of getting Lyme disease and may be effective in reducing the risk of other tickborne diseases. Showering may help wash off unattached ticks and it is a good opportunity to do a tick check. Check your body for ticks after being outdoors. Conduct a full body check
Epinephrine Syringe Kits Lowering Costs for Emergency
Following the lead of King County, Washington, Cushman and his team designed a standard syringe with special markings for adult and child doses of epinephrine, and worked with a manufacturer to assemble a kit with the syringe, medication, alcohol pads, etc. Nearly 650 agencies participated in a pilot program using the new kits. The program, entitled “Check & Inject NY” launched …
Someone is Spreading Peanut Butter in NYC Subway Trains
Coupons. Inspiring Food Allergy Bloggers and Authors. Search. “It looked so nasty, and I didn’t want to wipe it off on anything in case it wasn’t peanut butter, but I also didn’t want to spread it—what if someone else with a peanut allergy touched it?” she added. “That was the worst part of it.
Th1-type cytokine SnackSafely.com
Coupons. Inspiring Food Allergy Bloggers and Authors. Search. Click Here for our Mother's Day Giveaway! Tag: Th1-type cytokine. Study: Researchers Retrained Immune Systems of Mice to Switch Off Anaphylaxis. Dave Bloom-2018/02/22 "This study in mice proves the concept of this approach, so tests in humans are not that far off."
Help for Kolbyn: "I Am Forced to Watch My Son Be Sick
Coupons. Inspiring Food Allergy Bloggers and Authors. Search. Home Appeal Help for Kolbyn: He is on a schedule of prednisone and antibiotics (on for 10 days, then off for five days,then back on the prednisone for seven more days, then off for five days, on for 10 days, off for seven days and then back on both prednisone and antibiotics
Mylan Taking Immediate Action to Further Enhance Access to
HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) today announced it is taking immediate action to further enhance access to EpiPen ® (epinephrine injection, USP) Auto-Injector by expanding already existing programs in recognition of those patients who are facing the burden of higher out-of-pocket costs.
Allergence by SnackSafely.com: Just The Cheese
Company Information. The Origin Story. Since I was little, my favorite part of a grilled cheese sandwich was the crunchy cheese around the edges. One day when I was 10, my dad, a proud Wisconsin cheesemaker, pulled one particularly crispy sandwich off the pan, and I asked him, “Dad, how come you can’t just make the cheese like this?”
Brilliant 4th Grader Presents His Science Project to Teach
He peeled off the adhesive layer and put the glitter on the foam board. So now that he made his hazelnut butter sandwich and began to ‘eat’ it. After ‘eating’ it, he would take a drink from the travel mug, play some basketball, and finally play some Xbox.
European Phase 3 Trial of AR101 Peanut OIT Candidate Meets
Company Intends to Submit European MAA in Mid-2019 Webcast and Conference Call Today at 8:30 a.m. EDT. BRISBANE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 25, 2019– Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AIMT), a biopharmaceutical company developing treatments for life-threatening food allergies, today announced that its phase 3 European clinical trial of AR101 for the …
Aravax Presents Additional Positive Phase I Trial Results
Trial results demonstrate excellent PVX108 safety profile in patients with prior anaphylaxis and current asthma. MELBOURNE, Australia, June 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aravax, a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing the first safe and rapidly effective treatment for peanut allergy, today reported additional data from a recently completed Phase 1 clinical trial of …
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Avalanche Bars — A delicious, natural, and nutritious peanut and tree nut-free alternative to the average protein or granola bar. They contain healthy ingredients like rolled oats, toasted sunflower kernels, flaxseed, dried fruit, whey protein, and honey. Each hefty 3-ounce bar contains 10-11 grams of protein to ward off hunger, 5 grams of healthy fiber, and dried fruits with vitamins