Food Allergy Alert — epipen in schools

Epipen shortage increases demand for carrying cases and pouches for students.

Epipen shortage increases demand for carrying cases and pouches for students.

If the pediatrician wrote a prescription for Epipen get it now. 

There has been many reports about shortage of Epipen so now more than ever  the minute a Dr. gives you a prescription for an Epipen it means your child needs to self carry their epinephrine. Are they going to feel different or weird because they need to carry epinephrine ? Yes they will, but thanks to a child and his family two great undergarment epinephrine carriers are making it easier for thousands of children around the world 

Parent of teens with food allergies agree that the best thing parents can do is not...


Peanut free, egg free and milk free foods that are easy to find and everyone will love!

Peanut free, egg free and milk free foods that are easy to find and everyone will love!

Foods that are allergy free that everyone will like.  These are easy to prepare and serve when your having a party for your allergic kid or when his/her friends come over to visit. In addition, as kids get older and become more independent carrying a lunch box at all times is not realistic.   The following package foods could be easily found in most supermarkets and convenience stores on the US. Please remember that it is important to read labels every time you purchase a product because manufacturers “do” change ingredients often.
 

Peanut, nuts,...


Is the Epipen® better than the Auvi-Q®?

Many individuals with food allergies want to get the new smaller epinephrine auto injector talking device  Auvi-Q but not sure if they are ready to let go of the larger but so familiar Epipen's. If you are facing this dilemma start carrying both and/or alternate and soon you will be able to choose the one that works best for you.   Don't get stressed out trying to decide which is better because both are great. Focus on  what really matters which is to always carry two epinephrine auto injectors on you at all times....