Food allergy and the gut

Scope: Detailed review of different types of immune-mediated adverse reaction that result in digestive dysfunction. A few sections discuss detailed immunology, but the large majority of the article is understandable without this background. Who may be interested in reading full


Addendum guidelines for the prevention of peanut allergy in the United States

Scope: The Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Food Allergy in the United States (2010) are important guidelines. The recommendations regarding prevention of peanut allergy have been updated based on the latest research. They are specific and practical. Who


Dietary therapy and nutrition management of eosinophilic esophagitis: a work group report of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

Scope: An exceptional article written by leading dietitian experts in this area. A brief summary of the science and many client tools are provided. Who may be interested in reading full article? Dietitians working with this patient population. Pub Med


Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infancy for the prevention of allergy

Scope: Cochrane review. Who may be interested in reading full article? Pediatric and public health dietitians. Pub Med ID – 27788565


Infant formulas containing hydrolysed protein for prevention of allergic disease and food allergy

Scope: Cochrane review regarding the effect of hydrolyzed formula (extensive and partial) on infant allergy and cow’s milk allergy. Who may be interested in reading full article? Dietitians advising clients on the use of infant formulas. Pub Med ID –


Guidance on completing a written allergy and anaphylaxis emergency plan.

Scope: Published by the American Academy of Pediatrics. A sample plan and detailed instructions are provided. Who may be interested in reading full article? Dietitians (and other health care professionals) that work with school policies or families of school-aged allergic


Impact of school peanut-free policies on epinephrine administration.

Scope: The impact of different peanut policies on the rates of epinephrine administration in Massachusetts public schools was compared. Provides evidence regarding the most effective policies. Who may be interested in reading full article? Dietitians (and other health care professionals)