Food Allergy

Peanut Allergy Treatment
Dr. Hugh Sampson May 2012 "Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergy: Not Ready for Prime Time"


Advocacy Sites
Food Allergy and Anapylaxis Network (FAAN)
Kids with Food Allergies Foundation

Information For Patients
How to use an EpiPen (video) Food allergy (video)
Action plan for food allergy
Food allergy handouts by the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN)
Food Allergy: An Overview for Patients by NIH (PDF)
Guide to Parenting a Child with Food Allergies by KFA (PDF)
Allergy Testing
Hives (urticaria) and angioedema Eczema or atopic dermatitis
Food Allergy (AAAAI)
Are you food allergy aware - Ana & Phil Axis (Coloring book, PDF)
Celiac Disease - JAMA Patient Page (PDF)

Food Allergies & Schools
Management of food allergies in schools: A perspective for allergists



8 foods cause 90% of food allergies (click to enlarge the image). The likelihood of a negative oral food challenge is shown in relation to the respective values of skin prick test (SPT) and serum IgE (sIgE):

 Allergic (atopic) march (click here to enlarge the image):