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Be Prepared for Emergency Reactions With KFA’s Medicine Bags

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 10:45

When your child has a life-threatening food allergy, it’s important to carry your child’s emergency medicines everywhere you go. We offer medicine bags in different sizes to help you remember to take them with you. Each bag is made of neoprene and has a zippered closure to keep your medicine secure. You can even buy an extra one to give to your child’s teacher or caregiver as an easy way to store their medicines. Shop for these bags and more KFA gear in our online store. Your purchase helps...


Egg Allergy Alert - Chef Luca’s Lasagna Al Forno – Baked Cheese Lasagna

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:51

Italian Gluten Free Food Cl Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Egg In “Chef Luca’s Lasagna Al Forno – Baked Cheese Lasagna” For Immediate Release May 15, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-800-498-8911 Announcement Italian Gluten Free Food Cl Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Egg In “Chef Luca’s Lasagna Al Forno – Baked Cheese Lasagna” Italian Gluten Free Food CL of 1899 Bushwick Avenue, Merrick, NY 11566, is recalling its 15 ounce packages of “Chef Luca’s LASAGNA AL FORNO BAKED CHEESE LASAGNA” food...


Food Allergy Awareness Week - 7 Tweets to Raise Awareness

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 12:33

This week is Food Allergy Awareness Week. We hope you will join us in our efforts to raise awareness about the rise in food allergies . One in every 13 children in the United States has a food allergy. Around 15 million people in the U.S. have a food allergy. Here are some quick awareness messages and food allergy facts you can Tweet to spread awareness for #FoodAllergyAwarenessWeek: A food allergy = body’s immune system sees a certain food as harmful and reacts against it. Symptoms can be...


Tree Nut (Walnuts) Allergy Alert - Whole Foods Market Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 09:42

Allergy Alert Issued by Arabella Station Whole Foods Market for Undeclared Walnuts in Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies For Immediate Release May 12, 2017 Contact Consumers (504) 899-9119 Announcement The Arabella Station Whole Foods Market store, located at 5600 Magazine Street in New Orleans , is voluntarily recalling packaged oatmeal chocolate chip cookies because the product contained tree nut allergens (walnuts) that were not listed on the product label. People who have an allergy or...


Facebook Chat: Preventing Food Allergy Reactions

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 15:14

WHEN : Tuesday, May 16, 2017 TIME : 12:30-1:30 p.m. ET / 9:30-10:30 a.m. PT WHERE : Facebook Chat Event Join us on Tuesday, May 16 for a Facebook chat on Preventing Food Allergy Reactions: Tips to Stay Safe . This chat is brought to you by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and Kids With Food Allergies. Avoiding food allergy reactions is important to keeping your child safe and healthy. But it can be an overwhelming...


Milk Allergy Alert - Red Robin Burgers and Brews Crispy Onion Rings

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 06:46

Lamb Weston Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Red Robin Burgers and Brews Crispy Onion Rings Sold in Grocery Stores For Immediate Release May 11, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-866-518-0137 Media Shelby Stoolman shelby.stoolman@lambweston.com (208) 424-5461 Announcement Lamb Weston is recalling 14 ounce packages of Red Robin Burgers and Brews Crispy Onion Rings manufactured by Fry Foods and sold in grocery stores, because the product may contain an undeclared milk allergen. People who...


Peanut Allergy Alert - Mikawaya Chocolate Chocolate Mochi Ice Cream

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 15:44

Mikawaya Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanuts In Limited Quantity Of Mikawaya Chocolate Chocolate Mochi Ice Cream For Immediate Release May 10, 2017 Contact Consumers (323) 587-5504 Media Kim Le / Carmen Hernandez kle@konnectagency.com chernandez@konnectagency.com Announcement Mikawaya is issuing a voluntary recall of a limited number of Mikawaya Brand Chocolate Chocolate Mochi Ice Cream, which may inadvertently contain peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to...


Egg Allergy Alert - Wegmans Potato Salad (3lbs)

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 15:35

Wegmans Food Markets Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Egg In Wegmans Family Pack Food You Feel Good About Net. Weight 48 ozs. (3 LB.) 1.36 KG Potato Salad For Immediate Release May 9, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-855-934-3663 Media Ruth Vassey A.S.K. Foods, Inc. (717) 838-6356 Ext. 102 Announcement A.S.K. Foods, Inc. of Palmyra, Pennsylvania is voluntarily recalling one lot of Wegmans Family Pack Food You Feel Good About Net Wt. 48 oz. (3 LB.) 1.46 KG Potato Salad because it may contain...


Tell Us Your Experiences With Finding Safe Foods for People With Food Allergies

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:15

What is your experience with finding safe foods for your child with food allergies? Help us advocate for better policies and customer service from food companies for people managing food allergies. Take this survey to share your insights and experiences finding safe foods.


Milk, Soy, and Wheat Allergy Alert - Quality Nut Co. Nut Products

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 22:01

Quality Nut Co. Issues a Voluntary Recall For Immediate Release May 5, 2017 Contact Consumers 330- 327-6161 Media 330- 327-6161 Announcement Quality Nut Co. of Massillon, Ohio is voluntarily recalling the following products due to undeclared allergens: SWEET AND SPICY MIX - 2 oz. bags. Labels did not declare the allergens soy and wheat. SWEET AND SPICY MIX - 3 oz. bags. Labels did not declare the allergen soy. HUNTER TRAIL MIX - 2.5 oz. bags. Labels did not declare the allergen milk.


Show Your Allergy-Free Cook How Much You Appreciate Them

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:00

Do you love someone who cooks allergy-free foods? Show them you appreciate how hard they work to keep your family safe with our “Kiss the Allergy-Free Cook” apron. It’s a great gift to celebrate Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month and Mother’s Day*! And every allergy-free cook needs allergy-friendly recipes. Download our free Safe Eats® Desserts cookbook , a collection of 32 allergy-friendly dessert recipes from some of our community members. Every recipe is vegan and free of cow’s milk,...


Soy Allergy Alert - Mineo & Sapio Beef Patties

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 06:06

Ford Brothers Wholesale Meats, Inc. Recalls Beef Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens Class I Recall Release: 046-2017 Health Risk: High Date: May 8, 2017 Congressional and Public Affairs Benjamin A. Bell (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, May 8, 2017 – Ford Brothers Wholesale Meats, Inc., a West Valley, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 4,015 pounds of beef patties due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food...


Conversation Starters to Raise Food Allergy Awareness

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 12:52

Did you know one in 13 kids has a food allergy? And the number keeps growing. But many people still don’t understand food allergies. The best way to support families who manage this disease is by helping everyone understand it better. Help us raise awareness about this disease with a Food Allergy Warrior T-shirt and a #KEEPITTEAL bracelet. These are a great way to start conversations with others about food allergies. Check out these products and more on our online store. Thanks to your...


Fish Allergy Alert - Herbalife Protein Bar - Peanut Butter

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 09:03

Herbalife International Of America, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall For Its Protein Bar – Peanut Butter Due To Trace Amounts Of Undeclared Fish Allergen For Immediate Release May 1, 2017 Contact Consumers 1-866-866-4744 Announcement LOS ANGELES, CA – May 1, 2017 – Herbalife (NYSE:HLF), a premier global nutrition company, is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its Protein Bar – Peanut Butter because the product may contain a trace amount of fish gelatin, which was added to the product as part...


Peanut Allergy Alert - Ben & Jerry's Chocolate Fudge Brownie Pint Slices

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 14:39

Unilever Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanut in Limited Quantity of Ben & Jerry’s Chocolate Fudge Brownie Pint Slices For Immediate Release May 4, 2017 Contact Consumers 877-270-7397 Media Unilever: Joelle Hutcheon Joelle.Hutcheon@unilever.com 201-894-7760 Ben & Jerry's: Sean Greenwood Sean.Greenwood@benjerry.com 802-923-2648 Announcement Unilever is voluntarily recalling a limited number of boxes of Ben & Jerry’s Chocolate Fudge Brownie Pint Slices, which may inadvertently...


Activity Book Teaches Kids About Food Allergies and Asthma

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 15:13

Are you looking for a simple way to help your child learn about food allergies or asthma? Ally & Andy’s Awesome Asthma and Allergy Activities book teaches children through fun characters, coloring pages and puzzles you and your child can do together. PDF and Print versions available.


Milk Allergy Alert - Saffron Road Beef Chile Colorado Frozen Meals

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 10:19

Blount Fine Foods, Corp. Recalls Beef Chile Colorado Frozen Meals Due to Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall Release: 043-2017 Health Risk: High Date: May 3, 2017 En Español Congressional and Public Affairs Felicia Thompson (202) 720-9113 Press@fsis.usda.gov WASHINGTON, May 3, 2017 – Blount Fine Foods, Corp., a McKinney, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 8,685 pounds of Beef Chile Colorado frozen meals due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S.


Show Us Your #FacesOfFoodAllergies to Raise Food Allergy Awareness

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 12:09

One in 13 children has a food allergy. As part of Food Allergy Awareness Week, May 14-20, we are hosting a photo contest. Post a photo of your child with food allergies and you could win a Kids With Food Allergies prize package. We want to work together to improve knowledge and understanding of food allergies. We hope raising awareness will help reduce bullying of children with food allergies. Bullying is common among children with food allergies, and is associated with lower quality of life...


National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month Tackles Epidemic to Educate Public

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 09:26

LANDOVER, Md. May 2, 2017 - For over 30 years, Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) proclaims the month of May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. In the U.S., asthma and allergic diseases such as pollen allergies or food allergies affect over 60 million people.


Tree Nut (Cashews) Allergy Alert - Whole Foods Cold Pressed Apple Juice

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 08:35

Urban Remedy Issues Voluntary Recall of Mislabeled Non-Dairy Spiced Golden Milk Due to Undeclared Allergen For Immediate Release April 27, 2017 Contact Consumers UrbanRemedy Connect@UrbanRemedy.com (855) 875-8423 Announcement Urban Remedy is voluntarily recalling Non-Dairy Spiced Golden Milk that was mislabeled as cold pressed apple juice. The products were sold in select Whole Foods Market stores in Arizona, California and Nevada and contained tree nut (cashew) allergens that were not...


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