Allergy Resource Links

For more information on food allergy, FARE, go to:  ;

Book:  Food Allergy for Dummies by      Dr. Robert A. Wood.

For food allergy support network, go to:

For information about food allergy safety in school, go to:

For more information on allergies in general, go to:  or

For support and more information on asthma from Allergy and Asthma Network, Mothers of Asthmatics, go to : or or call 800-878-4403 ext 1511.  calls and emails are answered by a nurse and certified asthma educator.

Current pollen count:

EE (eosinophilic esophagitis) support group:

Allergy Friendly Foods: in Springfield, VA (703) 622-6944 (nut-free cupcakery)    and

Allergy Tips from patients & parents:  Gimbals is a nut free, dairy free and egg free candy company producing jelly beans and gummy candy.  They can be found at Walmart stores or on line at www.gimbalscandy.comSprangler’s brand candies such as DUM DUM lollipops are safe for peanut and treenut allergic patients.

Always have Epipen and Benadryl at school along with the required action plans and forms necessary.  News: Virginia school girl dies from peanut allergy reaction:

An expired Epipen is better than no Epipen.  News: College student dies from peanut allergy:

Sweet Alexis:  a Dairy Free, Egg Free, nut free bakery –
Lucy’s:  Allergy friendly snacks –
Don’t Go Nuts: Nut-free foods –
Divvies:  No nuts, no eggs, no dairy foods –