Demystifying Oral Food Challenges

Description: Oral food challenges are the gold standard for diagnosing food allergies. However, patients are often reluctant to consume a food that may cause a severe reaction. This PDF handout answers questions about oral food challenges and provides practical tips


Anaphylaxis Canada is now Food Allergy Canada

Description: This website is a great resource for Canadians with IgE mediated food allergy. The home page has links on each of the priority allergens. Target Audience: general public Organization: Food Allergy Canada Website Link


Kyle Dine & Friends – Food Allergy Awareness Video

Description: Kyle Dine is a singer/song writer with a mission to educate children about food allergies. He has travelled to many schools and other events with his upbeat presentations. He has recently produced food allergy education DVD’s with songs, puppets


Auvi-q Recall (United States)

Description: Epinephrine auto-injectors are important live saving medication for patients with severe IgE mediated allergies. Auvi-q has recently been recalled. Patients should exchange Auvi-q devises for EpiPens (although there is currently a shortage). Target Audience: Health care professionals and the


Allerject Recall (Canada)

Description: Epinephrine auto-injectors are important live saving medication for patients with severe IgE mediated allergies. Allerject has recently been recalled. Patients should exchange Allerject devises for EpiPens (although there is currently a shortage). Target Audience: Health care professionals and the