food allergies

Peanuts (file/credit: ClipArt)

New Survey Shows Bullying Of Children With Food Allergies On The Rise

The non-profit organization FARE, which stands for Food Allergy and Research Education, is launching a campaign to raise awareness about food allergy bullying, saying it’s not a joke.

11/11/2014

The Teal Pumpkin Project hopes to bring more options to kids with food allergies on Halloween (Credit: CBS 2)

Teal Pumpkin Project Highlights Food Allergy Awareness This Halloween

Teal is the color of food allergy awareness, and the grass roots initiative encourages people to provide non-food treats on Halloween.

10/27/2014

A new federal law will offer incentives to schools that stock up on EpiPens. (Credit CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: New Federal Law Urges Schools To Stock Up On EpiPens

A new federal law that will take effect in 2014 urges schools to stock up on EpiPens to protect children who suffer from severe food allergies.

12/20/2013

Peanuts (Clip Art)

Councilman Wants To Require NYC Restaurants To List Potential Allergy-Inducing Ingredients In Foods

“It would simply state we either have these ingredients or we don’t have these ingredients,” said councilman David Greenfield.

09/12/2012