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The School Forms You Need Before Your Child with Food Allergies Starts School

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 15:30

Are you getting ready to send your child with food allergies off to school? Whether it is your child's first year in school or the sixth, you must send in new forms every year. Here is our checklist of the forms you need to finish before the first day. Get copies of these forms from the school. These forms will need your doctor's authorization or signature. ✓ Medication Authorization These forms state if your child can self-carry and/or self-administer medications at school. These forms are...


Egg Allergy Alert: LiveGFree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Buns

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 11:49

Vibrant Health Products Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Egg In LiveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White Hamburger Buns For Immediate Release July 28, 2017 Contact Consumers Jenene Kilian jkilian@vibranthealthproducts.com 604.743.4455 Media Radha Marcum rmarcum@vibranthealthproducts.com 360.306.7322 Announcement View Product Photos Vibrant Health Products, a family-owned bakery in Abbotsford, B.C., Canada, has voluntarily recalled one lot of liveGfree Gluten Free Classic Soft White...


Free Online Course: Managing Your Child’s Food Allergies, Chapter 3 – Finding Safe Foods

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 15:08

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.


FDA Will Review New AUVI-Q Epinephrine Auto-Injector for Infants and Small Children

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 09:18

Kaléo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Priority Review of its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for AUVI-Q 0.1 mg, the first known epinephrine auto-injector specifically designed for the treatment of life-threatening allergic reactions in infants and small children weighing 16.5 to 33 pounds.


Help Your Child Stay Safe at School With Medicine Bags

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 15:51

For a child with food allergies or asthma, you have to add life-saving medicines to your school supply list. One way to keep your child safe as they head back to school is with a medicine bag.


Soy Allergy Alert - Hy-Vee Brand Pizza

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 13:22

Hy-Vee, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy in Hy-Vee Brand Pizzas For Immediate Release July 25, 2017 Contact Consumers 800-772-4098 Announcement Eight varieties of Hy-Vee pizzas are recalled from all six Twin Cities Hy-Vee stores Hy-Vee, Inc. based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling eight Hy-Vee brand pizzas that were sold at its six Minneapolis-area stores because they may contain undeclared soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk...


Soy Allergy Alert - Hy-Vee Pepperoni Pizza Products

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 09:23

D & D Foods, Inc. Recalls Pizza Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class II Recall Release: 085-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: July 25, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Maria Machuca (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, July 25, 2017 – D & D Foods, Inc., an Omaha, Neb. establishment, is recalling approximately 17,847 pounds of pepperoni pizza products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and...


Facebook Live Chat: Back-to-School With Food Allergies

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 15:31

Join Kids With Food Allergies and Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, for a Facebook Live Chat on heading back to school with food allergies. Dr. Pistiner, a pediatric allergist, will answer your questions on how to prepare for the new school year while keeping your child with food allergies safe.


Egg Allergy Alert - Screamin' Sicilian Pizza Co Stromboli Supremus Maximus

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 20:30

Stefano’S Foods, Inc. Recalls Meat Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall Release: 084-2017 Health Risk: High Date: June 24, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Maria Machuca (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, July 24, 2017 – Stefano’s Foods, Inc., a Charlotte, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 981 pounds of Stromboli products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection...


Free Online Course: Managing Your Child’s Food Allergies, Chapter 2 – Anaphylaxis

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 16:20

RSVP: Enroll now! WHEN : Monday, July 24, 2017, 4:30-5 pm ET / 1:30-2 pm PT or Wednesday, July 26, 2017, 1-1:30 pm ET / 10-10:30 am PT WHERE : Your computer, iOS or Android device 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. Join us for Chapter 2 of our Managing Your Child’s...


Milk Allergy Alert - Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 09:08

Bestherbs Coffee LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of New Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee due to the Presence of Undeclared Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Undeclared Milk For Immediate Release July 13, 2017 Contact Consumers Albertyee.abc@hotmail.com 817-903-2288 Announcement Bestherbs Coffee LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of New of Kopi Jantan Tradisional Natural Herbs Coffee, 13 grams to the consumer level. FDA laboratory analysis confirmed the presence of...


Milk and Egg Allergy Alert - Silver Star Chipotle Dip

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 05:24

Texas Legend Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Cheese, Milk & Egg in "Silver Star Chipotle Dip" For Immediate Release July 14, 2017 Contact Consumers Natalie Jardine natalie@texaslegendfoods.com 512-461-0269 Announcement Texas Legend Foods of Austin, TX, is recalling its 16 ounce jars of Silver Star Chipotle Queso Dip because they contain undeclared cheese, milk and eggs. People who have allergies to cheese, milk and eggs run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic...


Soy Allergy Alert - Molly's Kitchen Chicken and Beef Products

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 05:15

Custom Culinary, Inc. Recalls Chicken and Beef Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class II Recall Release: 081-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: Jul 14, 2017 En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Gabrielle N. Johnston (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, July 14, 2017 – Custom Culinary, Inc., an Oswego, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 9,444 pounds of chicken and beef base products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of...


Half of Kids Who Needed Epinephrine Didn’t Get It Before Trip to the Emergency Room

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 13:54

[PRESS RELEASE] Study shows parents, guardians and emergency responders failed to give epinephrine at home. ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL (July 12, 2017 – 12:01 am ET) – Anyone suffering a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) should receive epinephrine as quickly as possible. A new study showed that even kids who were prescribed an epinephrine auto injector didn’t receive the life-saving medication when they needed it. The study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology , the scientific...


Soy and Tree Nut (Coconut and Almond) Allergy Alerts - Whole Foods Market PB&J Parfaits

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 11:28

Sunneen Health Foods Issues Recall of Parfait Due to Undeclared Allergens For Immediate Release July 12, 2017 Contact Consumers 610 774-9894 Announcement Sunneen Health Foods is voluntarily recalling mislabeled Whole Foods Market PB&J parfaits sold at five Whole Foods Market stores in New York and New Jersey because the products contained soy and tree nut (almond and coconut) allergens that were not listed on the product label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy or...


Milk Alert: SkinnyPop Introduces New Flavors Containing Dairy

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 15:49

If you buy SkinnyPop’s dairy-free White Cheddar popcorn, check the labels closely next time you shop. SkinnyPop just released two new flavors that have dairy ingredients: Aged White Cheddar and Pepper Jack.


Wheat Allergy Alert - Precision Blend Cookies and Cream Product

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 22:28

Biohealth Nutrition Announces the Recall of Precision Blend Cookies and Cream Product for Undeclared Allergen For Immediate Release July 7, 2017 Contact Consumers (866) 960-8789 Media Joaquin Maturino (866) 960-8789 Announcement Biohealth Nutrition of San Dimas, CA is recalling Precision Blend Cookies & Cream because product labels failed to declare the food allergen, wheat. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat run the risk of a life threatening allergic reaction,...


Milk Allergy Alert - Coborn Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Bars

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 22:13

Coborn's, Inc. Issues Recall of Incorrectly Labeled Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Bars Due To Undeclared Milk For Immediate Release July 10, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-844-700-MORE (6673) Announcement Coborn's, Inc. of St. Cloud, Minn. is recalling packages of its Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Bars, some of which were incorrectly labeled as Gluten Free Fudge Brownies. The Gluten Free Fudge Brownie label does not indicate the product contains milk, however the Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Bars that are...


Your Amazon Purchases Can Support KFA

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 15:47

Isn’t it great when you get more for your money when you’re shopping? When you shop at Amazon, you can get the great deals you love while helping Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) at the same time! Bookmark our special affialiate link to Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/?tag=kidswithfooda-20 . Visit this link every time you shop on Amazon. When you shop using our Amazon affiliate link, Amazon sends 4 to 10 percent of your purchase to us at no cost to you. Here are some ways you can shop on...


Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy Alert - CLIF - BUILDER'S Bars and Kid Zbar

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 08:49

Voluntary Recall of CLIF BUILDER'S Bar Chocolate Mint Flavor, CLIF Kid Zbar Protein Chocolate Mint and CLIF Kid Zbar Protein Chocolate Chip Flavors For Immediate Release July 5, 2017 Contact Consumers 866-526-1970 Media Keely Wachs kwachs@clifbar.com 510-596-6659 Announcement Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor, and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Mint and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Chip flavors due to possible presence...


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