Category Archive: Food Allergies

Feb 06

A Teen’s Guide to Eating at Disneyland with Nut Allergies

A Teen’s Guide to Eating at Disneyland with Nut Allergies What do you do when your teenaged son with nut allergies tells you he’ll be traveling 396.4 miles away without you to go to Disneyland in Anaheim for a 4 day trip? My apron strings aren’t long enough! We decided to take a family trip …

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Nov 26

FABlogCon 2016: Highlights

FABlogCon 2016: Highlights and Giveaway I had a great time at the Food Allergy Bloggers Conference (FABlogCon 2016)! It is a one week conference packed into a 3 day weekend. I will share a few highlights from the conference that really excite me as well as a giveaway of some of my favorite swag bag items. …

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Mar 02

Peanut Patch: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Peanut Patch: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know  I recently had the privilege and the pleasure to interview Dr. Pierre-Henri Benhamou, the CEO of DBV Technologies, the company that is currently working on the development of Epicutaneous Immunotherapy (EPIT®) such as the Viaskin Peanut®, also known as a Peanut Patch. This interview has almost everything …

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Sep 09

What’s in Nut Free Wok’s Cupboard? Allergy Aware Ingredients

What’s in Nut Free Wok’s Cupboard: Allergy Aware Ingredients (AKA a mom approved shopping list for my husband and sons!) I am often asked what nut free ingredients do I use for my recipes and I’ve compiled them in this list. Use it as a guide but verify allergen safety before buying or using. Moving …

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Aug 31

One Family’s Perspective of Participating in a Peanut Patch Trial

One Family’s Perspective of Participating in a Peanut Patch Trial By Sharon Wong, M.Ed. Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Michigan Conference August 29, 2015 I am very pleased to share with you about our family’s experience regarding the OLFUS-VIPES peanut patch trial and an update about what has been publicly shared via DBV Technologies in the …

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Jul 31

Maui Travel Tips for Nut Allergies

Maui Travel Tips for Nut Allergies Aloha! My husband and I love going to Hawaii and it has been 7 years since our last trip in 2008. We have been longing for about 6 years for soft sandy beaches, lush tropical landscapes juxtaposed with black volcanic rocks, and beautiful flowers tantalizing our senses. Memories of …

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Apr 28

Beyond Awareness: Epi First, Epi Fast

Our friend and fellow food allergy advocate, Gina Mennett Lee launched her monthly Beyond Awareness Educational Campaign (#BAEC4FA) in February and wanted a few collaborators to join her. Caroline Moassessi, food allergy advocate and blogger at Grateful Foodie, and I were excited to come along to support her efforts. We hope that you will help us share these …

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