Researchers Trace Food Allergies Back To Skin Conditions Like Eczema, Find Babies Born In Fall At Higher RiskWhat starts as eczema can set off a chain of events that may progress to food and pollen allergies, even asthma.
Food Allergy Signs Go Up In Long Island Playgrounds, Urge Parents To Keep Food Away From Children's AreasNow, at the request of several parents, the Town of Oyster Bay is putting up "food allergy alert" signs in a dozen playgrounds
Special Remembrance Held For 3-Year-Old Who Died From Food Allergy In NYC DaycareIn 2017, Elijah was given a grilled cheese sandwich at daycare, despite the staff being told he had a severe dairy allergy.
New Research Prompts Concerns About Sesame AllergiesSesame allergies are more common than previously thought, according to a new study published in the medical journal JAMA Network Open.
Caring For Skin May Be Key To Stopping Food AllergiesNew research says soaking and moisturizing could help prevent everything from asthma to food allergies.
Support Grows For Bill Proposing Allergy-Friendly Restaurants In Nassau CountyA new bill is proposing food establishments better train employees on how to handle food safely.
Doctors Warn: Food Allergies Can Pop Up In Products You'd Least ExpectHere's a warning for parents of children with severe food allergies: Sometimes exposure can come from the most unexpected places. Would you believe finger paint?
'Elijah's Law' Aims To Protect Children With Severe AllergiesThe bill is named after 3-year-old Elijah Silvera, who died in 2017 from an allergic reaction at a preschool in Harlem.
Mom Creates Mobile App To Help Manage Children’s AllergiesFood allergies can be deadly and cause plenty of anxiety for parents. Now, a free app can help manage your children’s allergies.
Baby Wipes Tied To 'Perfect Storm' Of Child Food Allergies, Study SaysResearchers from Northwestern University say that a combination of genetics, allergens in dust, food choices, and the effects of infant cleansing wipes on the skin are all part of a package that triggers allergies.
Long Island Family Pushes For EpiPens On Planes After Mid-Flight Allergy AttackLuca Ingrassia had no idea he was allergic to tree nuts when he and his family boarded the plane to fly home to Garden City.
Tips For Keeping Kids With Food Allergies Safe This Holiday SeasonThe holidays can be a stressful time, especially for parents of children with food allergies.
Teal Pumpkin Project Keeps Trick-Or-Treating Safe For Kids With Food AllergiesMore and more people across the country are now offering alternative treats, while adding a little color to the season.
‘Teal Pumpkin Project’ Makes Halloween Safe And Fun For Kids With AllergiesTeaching a 2-year-old not to make a mess when he's painting is a little bit of a challenge, and getting that same toddler to understand why you're turning an orange pumpkin teal is even harder.
New Survey Shows Bullying Of Children With Food Allergies On The RiseThe 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.