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December, 2012

2 children in every school classroom – have life threatening allergies

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Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
Author:
kmelliot

In 2010, a group of researchers at Northwestern University of Medicine  surveyed a demographically representative sample of 40,000 U.S. families. In a peer-reviewed study  they found that “two children in every school classroom, or almost 6 million American kids, have a food allergy that could potentially endanger their lives.” See http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1884/text for a proposed bill in […]

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16 Year Old Creates Restaurant Chain Allergen Listing Site

Posted on:
Monday, December 10th, 2012
Author:
kmelliot

I just read that a 16 year old, Emily  Zauzmer, created a website that lists  ingredient information  for more than 60 restaurant chains.  http://www.ezeatings.org/#   I am proud of her for turning her condition, of life long anaphylaxis to various food allergens, into a tool to help others!

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Posted in Restaurants, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »