Food Allergy Research

Report from AAAAI: New Targets and Tools for Food Allergy Diagnosis and Treatment

Continuing FARE’s reporting from this year’s annual scientific meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), we’re proud to share that research co-funded by FARE was featured in a number of AAAAI 2017 poster sessions. FARE is the world’s largest private funder of food allergy research. From fundamental laboratory studies in animal… Continue reading Report from AAAAI: New Targets and Tools for Food Allergy Diagnosis and Treatment

Food Allergy Research

Report from AAAAI: FARE Funding Fuels Fundamental and Clinical Research

FARE representatives and many FARE-funded researchers are in Atlanta this weekend for the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Over 800 studies published by more than 3000 authors are being presented at AAAAI 2017. Thousands of allergists, immunologists, allied health professionals, research scientists and others are attending. Sunday’s presentations included… Continue reading Report from AAAAI: FARE Funding Fuels Fundamental and Clinical Research

Food Allergy Research

Report from AAAAI: Poster Snapshots, March 4, 2017

FARE representatives and many FARE-funded researchers are in Atlanta this weekend for the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Over 800 studies published by more than 3000 authors are being presented at AAAAI 2017. Thousands of allergists, immunologists, allied health professionals, research scientists and others are attending. Among the projects… Continue reading Report from AAAAI: Poster Snapshots, March 4, 2017

FARE Events

Why We Walk

Guest post by Courtney Floyd, Food Allergy Parent Where to start? When I was asked to contribute to FARE’s blog, I never would have thought that I would not know where to start.  I am rarely at a loss for words on the topic of food allergies.  However, I am not a writer by any… Continue reading Why We Walk

FARE Events

Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Bunning, Food Allergy Heroes Walk

As we launch the new Food Allergy Heroes Walk, we wanted to take a moment to recognize and chat with Denise Bunning who founded the first food allergy walk in 2004. Denise has been a key advocate and supporter for families with food allergy for the past 20 years. She launched her own support group… Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Bunning, Food Allergy Heroes Walk

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Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Spring 17 Magazine

One of the benefits of becoming a FARE member is the discount you receive on Allergic Living. With the deadline for the popular magazine’s Spring 17 edition quickly approaching – the subscription list closes February 27 – editor Gwen Smith gives FARE’s followers a sneak peek into what’s in store in the new magazine. Baby… Continue reading Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Spring 17 Magazine

advocacy

Advocacy Update: Responses to the American Airlines Complaint

In January 2017, FARE filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Transportation regarding American Airlines’ written policy prohibiting passengers with food allergies from exercising their rights under the Air Carrier Access Act to declare their disability and pre-board the aircraft. As part of its ongoing advocacy work on behalf of the food allergy community,… Continue reading Advocacy Update: Responses to the American Airlines Complaint