SISU has issued a voluntary recall of their Dophilus Chewable tablets, due to trace amounts of dairy in what is incorrectly labeled as a dairy-free product. One person has already declared an adverse reaction to these tablets, and others with milk allergy are advised to stop taking the product and to return it to the […]
These are kind of cool…tiny little buttons that you could attach to your child’s cap or shirt, indicating which foods should be avoided. A variety of buttons to choose from.
Now this is nifty! This site allows users to create a free account, then set up lists of “safe” foods, which will then help to generate recipes and shopping lists that are safe for their particular needs. Especially for those of us dealing with multiple food allergies, this is a pretty cool resource. You can […]
When you have allergic kids, especially ones with ongoing skin conditions like eczema, you tend to become a little paranoid about which products you put on their skin. My son is a true redhead, with beautiful red-gold locks, blue eyes and alabaster skin – skin that burns faster than you can say “SPF 30”! So […]
When you have a kid with multiple food allergies to cook for, most recipes become an exercise in substitution! And many recipes – particularly baked goods – don’t lend themselves well to this, especially when you need to eliminate all wheat, egg and dairy, for starters. There are lots of books out there for allergen-free […]
I found this study very interesting. My son was diagnosed early on with a staphylococcus aureus infection, and we were never entirely sure if it came before his fight with severe atopic dermatitis (eczema), or as a result of it. My theory is that we brought it home with us from the hospital where he was […]