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Hurricane Harvey Highlights Issues People Managing Chronic Conditions Face During Natural Disasters

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 14:41

Many of our members in Houston, and the surrounding areas, have been and continue to be affected by Hurricane Harvey. Our hearts go out to them, wishing them safety in the weeks ahead. Hurricane Harvey makes clear the critical requirement to have emergency response in disaster situations address the needs of those on allergen-restricted/special medical diets, as well as those managing asthma throughout this disaster.


Soy and Wheat Allergy Alert - Blossom Foods Frozen Chicken and Beef Products

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 08:50

Blossom Foods, LLC Recalls Frozen Meat Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 098-2017 Health Risk: High Date: Aug 26, 2017 En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Julie Schwartz (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2017 – Blossom Foods, LLC, an Oakland, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 15,092 pounds of beef, chicken and pork products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s...


Facebook Chat: School Accommodations for Food Allergies and Asthma

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 14:47

Join the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and Kids With Food Allergies for a back-to-school Facebook chat. Attorney, author and food allergy advocate Laurel Francoeur, Esq., will answer your questions on how to send your child with asthma and food allergies back to school with the right accommodations to keep them safe.


New Law Allows New York School Bus Drivers to Administer Epinephrine

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 14:31

Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation sponsored by Assemblyman David Buchwald (D-Westchester) to allow school bus drivers and other contractors providing services to schools to administer epinephrine when a child suffers anaphylaxis shock.


Potential Food Allergens in Preschool, School, Camp Crafts and Activities

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 17:00

According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, “Food used in lesson plans for math or science, crafts, and cooking classes may need to be substituted depending on the allergies of the students.” The guide below...


Tree Nut (Almonds, Walnuts and Cashews) Allergy Alert - California Aloha Mix

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 15:46

Grand BK Corp. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Tree Nuts (Almonds, Walnuts and Cashews) in "California Aloha Mix" For Immediate Release August 11, 2017 Contact Consumers Grand Bk Corp. 718-417-5607 Announcement GRAND BK CORP. of Maspeth, New York is recalling its 14 ounce packages of "CALIFORNIA ALOHA MIX" because they may contain undeclared tree nuts (Almonds, Walnuts and Cashews). People who have allergies or severe sensitivity to tree nuts (Almonds, Walnuts and Cashews) run the risk of...


Wheat Allergy Alert - Cumberland Farms Chicken Caesar Salad

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 06:21

Missa Bay, LLC Recalls Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen Class II Recall Release: 093-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: Aug 15, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Jennifer Dallis (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2017 – Missa Bay, LLC, a Swedesboro, N.J. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,719 pounds of chicken caesar salad products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and...


Soy, Wheat, Fish and Shellfish Allergy Alerts - Dierbergs Markets Deli Products

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 09:26

Dierbergs Markets Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Fish (Bonito and Cod), Lobster, Crab, Shrimp, Soy and Wheat in Product For Immediate Release August 14, 2017 Contact Consumers Dierbergs Markets 1-636-532-8884 Media Todd Vasel 636-812-1323 Announcement St Louis-based Dierbergs Markets is recalling two Deli Products with multiple use by dates in all 25 retail stores due to the presence of undeclared fish (bonito, cod), undeclared lobster, crab, and shrimp in scampi butter and undeclared...


Egg Allergy Alert - Litehouse OPA Ranch Dressing

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 21:19

Litehouse Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg In Product For Immediate Release August 12, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-800.669.3169 Media Maria Emmer-Aanes maria@litehouseinc.com 360.255.3801 Lisa Robinson Lisa@Craftedpr.com 310.291.0521 Announcement Litehouse Inc. is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of its OPA by Litehouse Ranch because it may contain undeclared eggs. The Food and Drug Administration has been made aware of this recall which is limited to one production day from...


Free Online Course: Managing Your Child’s Food Allergies, Chapter 4 – Outside the Home

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 12:37

If your child, or a child you care for, was recently diagnosed with a food allergy, you may feel confused and overwhelmed. We have prepared a series of short online classes to help you know what to do next. This program is for parents, grandparents and caregivers.


Milk Allergy Alert - Madhava MMM... Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 11:00

MADHAVA Natural Sweeteners Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in its 13.8 oz. MMM... Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix For Immediate Release August 11, 2017 Contact Consumers Madhava 1-800-530-2900 Announcement Madhava Natural Sweeteners of LONGMONT, CO is recalling its 13.8 oz. box of MMM... Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix because it may contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this...


Eggs and Fish (Anchovies) Allergy Alert - Luvo Chicken Chile Verde

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 08:54

Luvo Inc. (USA) Recalls Poultry Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 092-2017 Health Risk: High En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Jennifer Dallis (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2017 – Luvo Inc. (USA), a Blaine, Wash. establishment, is recalling approximately 4,805 pounds of poultry products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)...


Milk Allergy Alert - JP O'Reilly's Beef Products

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 06:41

Kenosha Beef International, LTD. Recalls Beef Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 091-2017 Health Risk: High Date: Aug 9, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Veronika Medina (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 9, 2017 – Kenosha Beef International, LTD., a Kenosha, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 3,960 pounds of beef patty products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food...


Tree Nut (Pecans) Allergy Alert - Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 15:32

Schnucks Bakery Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Pecans in German Chocolate Cake Labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” For Immediate Release August 8, 2017 Contact Consumers Schnucks Consumer Affairs consumer@schnucks.com < 1-800-264-4400 Media Paul Simon Schnuck Markets, Inc. psimon@schnucks.com 314-994-4603 Announcement Schnucks Bakery, a St. Louis, Mo. establishment, is issuing an allergy alert on 13 German Chocolate Cakes labeled as “Schnucks Bakery...


Preparing for School with Food Allergies and Asthma (Video and Resources)

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 12:30

Kids With Food Allergies (KFA), a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, hosted a free educational webinar featuring guest speakers David Stukus, MD, and Michael Pistiner, MD. The presentation answers common questions about how your allergist can help with back-to-school planning.


Milk Allergy Alert - Taylor Farms Cole Slaw Kits

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 06:33

Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. Recalls Coleslaw Kits Due To Undeclared Milk Allergen For Immediate Release August 7, 2017 Contact Consumers 855-455-0098 Announcement Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. in Salinas is conducting a limited recall of 293 cases of Taylor Farms Creamy Homestyle Coleslaw Kits due to an undeclared milk allergen. Milk is an ingredient in the dressing packet included in the salad kit. This recall is limited to one production day from a single location which distributes to Raley’s in...


Kaléo Announces AUVI-Q® (epinephrine injection, USP) Charitable Donation Program for All Public Elementary Schools in the United States

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 11:12

Kids With Food Allergies is sharing this press release from Kaléo to bring you the latest research and news quickly. [Press Release] Kaléo Announces AUVI-Q ® (epinephrine injection, USP) Charitable Donation Program for All Public Elementary Schools in the United States -- More than 67,000 Schools Eligible for the “Q Your School TM ” Program -- Richmond, VA (August 7, 2017) Kaléo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company, today announced a new charitable product donation program, offering...


Wheat Allergy Alert (Malted Barley) -Lou's Garrett Valley Natural Ready-To-Eat Ham Products

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 08:19

Hahn Brothers, Inc. Recalls Ready-To-Eat Ham Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class II Recall Release: 088-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: Aug 5, 2017 En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Veronika Medina (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2017 – Hahn Brothers, Inc., a Westminster, Md. establishment, is recalling approximately 115,773 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) ham products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of...


Soy Allergy Alert: Bateman Pountry Products

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 18:43

Bateman Recalls Poultry Products Due To Misbranding And An Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall 087-2017 Health Risk: High Aug 2, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Benjamin A. Bell (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Aug. 2, 2017 – Bateman, a West Sacramento, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 20,297 pounds of poultry products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced...


Tree Nut Allergy Alert (Almond): Aldi Key Lime Crunch Tilts

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 16:27

Commonwealth Dairy, LLC Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Almond In Aldi Key Lime Crunch Tilts For Immediate Release August 2, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-520-316-4714 Media Michele Carey (802) 251-2355 Announcement View Product Photos Recalling Friendly Farms Key Lime Crunch Tilts because it may contain undeclared almond pieces. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to almonds run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. Friendly...


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