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New Food Finds: Chocolate Treats Coming in 2017

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 17:42

KFA sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. Here are all the chocolate treats we found.


Tree Nut (Pecans) Allergy Alert - Food Evolution, LLC. in Chicken Products

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 08:27

Food Evolution, LLC. Recalls Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 033-2017 Health Risk: High Date: Apr 5, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Allie Ryan (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, April 5, 2017 – Food Evolution, LLC., a Schiller Park, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 150 pounds of Mediterranean-style chicken cous cous salad products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of...


Food Allergy Research Roundup 2017 Quarter 1

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 13:53

Kids With Food Allergies will recap some of the top research in food allergies every three months. Here is a look at studies reported between January and March. Read about teens and food allergy, peanut allergy, secondhand smoke and more.


Milk Allergy Alert - Olde York on One Lot of Clancy's Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz.

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 15:49

Olde York Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in One Lot of Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 X 1 oz. For Immediate Release April 4, 2017 Contact Consumers Olde York (416) 627-7212 Announcement The recalled Clancy’s Snack Combo 20 x 1 oz SELL BY JUN 07 2017 2D9 is a variety pack of 1 oz bags of snacks including potato chips, tortilla chips and cheese curls. The recalled product was distributed to Aldi stores in Alabama, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and...


Milk Allergy Alert: Dream Plant-Based Chocolate-Coated Frozen Desserts

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 11:34

Public Alert – Dream® Plant-Based, Chocolate-Coated Frozen Desserts for Milk Allergen April 2, 2017 Lake Success, NY Dream® brand, manufacturer of Almond Dream®, Rice Dream® and Coconut Dream® frozen dessert products, is publicly reinforcing to its consumers that the Dream® plant-based, chocolate-coated frozen desserts listed below have been found to contain milk. Some consumers have reported experiencing allergic reactions to milk after consuming these products. Currently, product labeling...


Peanut Allergy Alert - Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans, Sold Individually or Pre-packaged by the pound in Bakery

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 09:06

Allergen Alert: Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Issues Allergen Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans, Sold Individually or Pre-packaged by the pound in Bakery in New York State Stores Only For Immediate Release April 3, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-855-934-3663 Media Jo Natale 585-429-3627 Announcement Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. has initiated a voluntary recall of Wegmans Original Killer Brownies with Pecans , because the product may contain peanuts, not...


AAFA Announces Departure of CEO Dr. Cary Sennett

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:57

April 3, 2017, Landover, MD – Today, the Board of Directors of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) announces the departure of Dr. Cary Sennett, MD, PhD, FACP. “It is with extreme gratitude that I thank Dr. Sennett for his service to the asthma and allergy community,” said Board Chair, Heidi Bayer. “Dr. Sennett helped us create a vision for the future of AAFA which puts our constituents in the forefront of every program and policy decision with a goal of helping them to live a lif


Milk and Soy allergy Alert - Reser's Food, Inc. in Limited Quantity Of One Macaroni Salad

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 08:55

Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk And Soy In Limited Quantity Of One Macaroni Salad Item For Immediate Release March 31, 2017 Contact Consumers Reser’s Toll-Free Hotline 888-257-7913 Media Sunshine Morrison 971-645-3677 Announcement Reser’s Fine Foods, Inc. of Beaverton, OR is voluntarily recalling 529 cases of 16oz. Reser’s Macaroni Salad because they contain two undeclared allergens: Milk and Soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to Milk or...


Recall Alert: Expanded Recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Epinephrine Autoinjectors Include Lots Distributed in U.S.

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 17:00

Mylan Provides Update on Meridian Medical Technologies', a Pfizer Company, Expanded Voluntary Worldwide Recall of EpiPen® Auto-Injector HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, March 31, 2017 / PRNewswire / -- Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ, TASE: MYL) today announced that Meridian Medical Technologies, a Pfizer company and Mylan's manufacturing partner for EpiPen® Auto-Injector, has expanded a voluntary recall of select lots of EpiPen (epinephrine injection, USP) and EpiPen Jr® (epinephrine injection,...


New Food Finds: Dairy-Free Cheese and Yogurt Alternatives Coming in 2017

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 13:01

Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. We shared our findings via Instagram . If you are an Instagram user, click on the on the products below to add your comments and questions (we've tagged the food makers on our posts). Dairy-free cheeses coming out in 2017: Daiya is adding to or updating its dairy-free cheese line - look for American Style Slices, Mozzarella Style Shreds, and Cheddar Style Deluxe Cheeze...


Milk Allergy Alert - Lifestyle Evolution in NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 14:21

Lifestyle Evolution Voluntarily Recalls One Shift of NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter For Immediate Release March 30, 2017 Contact contact@nugonutrition.com Consumers 1-888-421-2032 Announcement The recall is only for Lot B16119A. No other products are affected. Lifestyle Evolution is voluntarily recalling one shift of NuGo Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter nutrition bars. Inisolated cases, a product with milk allergen was incorrectly packaged into Slim Crunchy Peanut Butter wrappers and cartons.


Peanut and Tree Nut (Coconut, Cashews, Almonds) Allergy Alert - Sunshine Bakery in Cassava Cake And Mixed Nut Mooncake

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 08:47

Sunshine Bakery Announces Voluntary Recall of Cassava Cake And Mixed Nut Mooncake For Immediate Release March 25, 2017 Contact Consumers (626) 281-7660 Media Tim Thai (626) 281-7660 Announcement Sunshine Bakery of Alhambra, CA is voluntarily recalling CASSAVA CAKE AND MIXED NUT MOONCAKE with best by dates of 3/24/2017. The products were sold to retail stores in 2/24/2017. The CASSAVA CAKE AND MIXED NUT MOONCAKE are being recalled because the labeling does not declare food allergens, PEANUT,...


Tree Nut (Walnut) Allergy Alert - Whole Foods Market in Hadley, Massachusetts in Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 08:50

Allergy Alert Issued by Whole Foods Market in Hadley, Massachusetts For Undeclared Walnuts in Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins For Immediate Release March 27, 2017 Contact Consumers 1 (413) 586-9932 Media Heather McCready Heather.mccready@wholefoods.com Announcement View Product Photos Whole Foods Market ® in Hadley, Massachusetts is issuing an allergy alert to recall six-packs of Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins due to an in-store labeling error. The muffins, which were labeled as “Made Right...


Did you or someone you know eat Quorn and get sick?

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 13:16

File an adverse reaction report here . We’re sharing information from The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI). They are collecting reports from people who have gotten sick after eating Quorn. Quorn is a brand name of meat substitutes. It is made from a fungus that is grown in a vat (like bacteria) rather than taken from the ground, like a mushroom. Some people reported allergic reactions after eating Quorn, including nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and occasionally hives or...


Updated for 2017! Allergy-Friendly Easter Candy Guide

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:34

Surprising their children with candy-filled Easter baskets is a cherished tradition for many families. Finding candy that is safe for kids with food allergies can be challenging, but there are many allergy-friendly options. Updated for 2017, the Kids With Food Allergies’ Easter candy guide is filled with food allergy-friendly sweets. Even favorites such as chocolate bunnies and jelly beans are included. Please remember to read all labels and make sure the product is right for your family. Of...


Soy Allergy Alert - Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC. in Beef, Venison and Ostrich Jerky Products

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:25

Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC. Recalls Beef, Venison and Ostrich Jerky Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class II Recall Release: 029-2017 Health Risk: Low Date: Mar 22, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Maria Machuca (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, March 22, 2017 – Whiskey Hill Smokehouse LLC., a Hubbard, Ore. establishment, is recalling approximately 22,466 pounds of beef, venison and ostrich jerky products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens,...


Egg Allergy Alert - Riviana Foods Inc. in Certain Manufacturing Date And UPC Number Of Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 08:25

Riviana Foods Inc. Voluntarily Recalls Certain Manufacturing Date And UPC Number Of Ronzoni ® Thin Spaghetti Due To Possible Undeclared Egg Allergen For Immediate Release March 20, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-800-730-5957 Announcement Riviana Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling 610 cases of certain coded Ronzoni® Thin Spaghetti cartons that may contain an egg fettuccine product. The affected Ronzoni Thin Spaghetti cartons do not declare the allergen “egg”, which is an ingredient in the egg...


Peanut Allergy Alert - Nutiva in Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake Vanilla Flavor

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:04

Nutiva Voluntary Recall for Undeclared Peanuts Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake Vanilla Flavor For Immediate Release March 18, 2017 Contact Consumers Customer Service help@nutiva.com (800) 993-4367 Announcement Nutiva, an Organic Superfoods company, has initiated a voluntary product recall of the following Organic Plant Based Protein Superfood 30 Shake - Vanilla Flavor products after identifying that this product may contain peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe...


New Food Finds: Dairy-Free Milk Alternatives Coming in 2017

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 17:35

Kids With Food Allergies sent a team to check out all the #NewFoodFinds revealed at the 2017 Natural Products Expo West. We shared our findings via Instagram . If you are an Instagram user, click on the on the products below to add your comments and questions (we've tagged the food makers on our posts). Here are new dairy-free milk alternatives coming out this year: Ripple expands their product line of pea-based milk to shelf-stable, 8-ounce kid-friendly packages that will be available at...


Why It’s Important for Kids With Food Allergies to Learn How to Cook

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 12:40

By: KFA Food Bloggers Kids With Food Allergies thanks So Delicious® Dairy Free for sponsoring this blog post. Learning to cook and bake is a basic life skill for kids, and even more important for kids with food allergies. It helps them learn about their food allergies and empowers them to make safe and allergy-friendly choices. Get kids involved from the start by choosing kid-friendly recipes together to make them feel included. While some recipes may already be allergen-free and safe for...


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