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Gluten Free and Food Allergy News
01/07/2014 - Perhaps your child has had a known food allergy for some time, and now there's reason to believe that the allergy may have been outgrown. Maybe you're in the initial diagnosis process, and your child's allergist has ordered an oral food challenge. Or perhaps your physician would like to do a food challenge to rule out other types of food allergy reactions, such as Food Protein Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES). Regardless of the reason why the oral food challenge has been recommended, if you're like many parents, you may find the thought of a food challenge quite frightening. During this test your child will be fed the very food that you believe may cause a reaction.
11/04/2013 - Food allergies are a growing food safety and public health concern that affect an estimated 4%–6% of children in the United States.1, 2 Allergic reactions can be life threatening and have far-reaching effects on children and their families, as well as on the schools or early care and education (ECE) programs they attend. Staff who work in schools and ECE programs should develop plans for preventing an allergic reaction and responding to a food allergy emergency.
10/15/2013 - Flying with a peanut or tree nut allergy can be an anxiety-provoking experience. Read this article by the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology on flying with a peanut or tree nut allergy.
Tips for Healthy Living
01/02/2014 - NPR article on the keys to building strong bones in teens - exercise, calcium and vitamin D
03/22/2013 - The good news is that you don't need a degree in nutrition to raise healthy kids. Following some basic guidelines can help you encourage your kids to eat right and maintain a healthy weight.
03/15/2013 - Eating a healthy, balanced diet is an important part of maintaining good health and can help you feel your best. It doesn't have to be difficult either. Just follow these eight diet tips to get started.
09/05/2013 - Since Addie officially went "Back-to-School" today, this is probably the last food-related post I'll do for my inaugural BTS season. While we've been very fortunate to have a pair of healthy kids with no allergies thus far, studies show that 1 in 13 kids suffers from a food allergy. Because of this, we're always mindful of the snacks that are around when groups of kids are present. For parents looking for some special treats for special dietary needs, Lucy's might be exactly what you're after. Her Cookies and Brownies are All-Natural, Gluten-Free, Vegan, and Allergy-Friendly with no peanuts or tree nuts, milk or eggs. In addition, everything is crafted in a dedicated bakery.
08/23/2013 - Finally allergies are made easy! Don’t have allergies? Well, then, snacking made easy because Lucy’s sweets are truly delicious.
08/19/2013 - The start of school carries extra anxiety for the parents of kids who have celiac disease or an intolerance for gluten. Packing lunch can be a challenge, as can getting everyone educated about what foods could cause problems.