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Hidden Allergens at Christmas and Holiday

Hidden Allergens at Christmas and Holiday
Everywhere you go during the holiday season, you’ll find hidden allergens lurking: in the food at Christmas parties, in edible decorations, special, traditional foods with milk,...

Teach Your Child How to Cope with Food Allergy Bullies

Teach Your Child How to Cope with Food Allergy Bullies
Now that school is back in full swing, you can be sure the food allergy bullies are, too. Among the 5.9 million kids with food allergies,...

Food Allergy to Egg or Milk? Baking Milk & Egg Can Make Them Allergy-Safe

Food Allergy to Egg or Milk? Baking Milk & Egg Can Make Them Allergy-Safe
Some kids with a food allergy to egg or milk are able to tolerate the foods if they are baked. The reason for this is that...

What is the Process of Food Allergy Testing?

What is the Process of Food Allergy Testing?
An accurate diagnosis history of food allergy begins with a detailed history of specific symptoms associated with consuming specific foods. A food allergy evaluation should be performed by...

Back to School with Food Allergies

Back to School with Food Allergies
When you’re sending your child to school, managing the challenges and responsibilities of food allergies is a shared duty. Not only are parents accountable for their...

LEAP Inspires a New Program in Dallas Called FARR – Food Allergy Risk Reduction Program

LEAP Inspires a New Program in Dallas Called FARR – Food Allergy Risk Reduction Program
FARRTM  The Food Allergy Risk Reduction ProgramPlenty of buzz has been generated surrounding the LEAP Study (Learning Early About Peanut Allergy) which revealed an 80% reduction in the rate...

Eczema and Peanut Allergy: What’s the Connection?

Can food allergy cause eczema?Although food allergy is more common in children who have eczema, they are separate conditions. Food allergy does not normally cause eczema,...

The LEAP Study: Learning Early About Peanut Allergy

The LEAP Study: (Learning Early About Peanut Allergy). How was it done?The LEAP study is an outstanding example of the application of careful science to a...

Food Allergy Testing: What Does IgE Tell Us?

Food Allergy Testing: What Does IgE Tell Us?
Food allergy testing is used to measure the level of allergic antibody, known as IgE, to a food suspected of causing an allergic reaction. These blood tests...

Food-Allergic Teenagers

Food-Allergic Teenagers
As if managing school, sports, homework, extracurricular activities, friends and social events isn’t enough, food-allergic teenagers have even more challenges to face than most. Too often...

On the Road or In the Air: Traveling with Food Allergies

On the Road or In the Air: Traveling with Food Allergies
It’s the holiday season and the time of the year when traveling to visit friends and relatives becomes a major part of family activities. Whether you’re...

The Gift of Oral Immunotherapy in the Words of Thankful Patients and Parents

The Gift of Oral Immunotherapy in the Words of Thankful Patients and Parents
More than 80% of the Dallas Food Allergy Center patients who have been treated with Oral Immunotherapy (OIT) can now safely consume foods that once threatened...

Hidden Foods, the Holidays and Relatives with Good Intentions

Hidden Foods, the Holidays and Relatives with Good Intentions
Parents often feel alone in the battle against food allergies. Even though there are 15 million people who suffer with food allergies, it can still feel...

Help Your Food-Allergic Child Feel Confident, Not Fearful

Help Your Food-Allergic Child Feel Confident, Not Fearful
With food allergies, it’s necessary to maintain concern in order to be vigilant about the problem food. But it’s important not to instill anxiety in your...

Know How to Recognize Food Allergy Symptoms (Especially if Your Child Has Food Allergic Friends)

Know How to Recognize Food Allergy Symptoms (Especially if Your Child Has Food Allergic Friends)
It takes a village to protect a child with allergies, but some parents say managing their kids’ diet has strained relations with friends and family and...