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A Look Back at Food Allergy Awareness Week 2017

Last month, thousands of people around the country raised awareness by recognizing our 20th  Food Allergy Awareness Week!  Food Allergy Awareness Week was launched in 1998 to help raise awareness about the severity of food allergy and it has grown every year. Here are a few highlights from this year’s event. 1. Legislators in 31 states… Continue reading A Look Back at Food Allergy Awareness Week 2017

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Meet the 2017 Food Allergy Awareness Week Sponsors

Food Allergy Awareness Week is honored each May to shine a spotlight on the seriousness of food allergies. By increasing awareness, we can encourage respect, promote safety, and improve the quality of life for the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis. FARE would like to highlight and… Continue reading Meet the 2017 Food Allergy Awareness Week Sponsors

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Annual Awareness Campaign from Food Allergy Research & Education Emphasizes Severity of Food Allergies: As Serious as a Heart Attack

FARE Encourages Understanding of Food Allergy during 20th Annual Food Allergy Awareness Week  Food allergies are far too often minimized and misunderstood – that’s why Food Allergy Research & Education is marking the 20th Annual Food Allergy Awareness Week (May 14-20) by releasing a number of new materials designed to educate the public about just… Continue reading Annual Awareness Campaign from Food Allergy Research & Education Emphasizes Severity of Food Allergies: As Serious as a Heart Attack

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Empire State Building’s Teal Lights Kick Off 20th Anniversary of Food Allergy Awareness Week

Food Allergy Research & Education Partners with Empire State Building on First Night of 20th Annual Food Allergy Awareness Week     Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) is thrilled to announce that the  iconic Empire State Building will once again shine in teal, the color of food allergy awareness, on May 14, the first… Continue reading Empire State Building’s Teal Lights Kick Off 20th Anniversary of Food Allergy Awareness Week

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Top Five Ways to Get Involved with Food Allergy Awareness Week

Food Allergy Awareness Week is fast approaching. This year, FARE is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first Food Allergy Awareness Week and 20 years of action, education, and support. While there are many ways to get involved throughout the month of May, here are our top five suggestions. 1. Download free resources to share… Continue reading Top Five Ways to Get Involved with Food Allergy Awareness Week

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Raising Awareness: A Teen Perspective

Guest post by Teen Advisory Group member Lauren Warner As a teenager who is quickly approaching her college years, I have learned to grow more and more independent, managing my food allergies with ease. However, there are still instances where I just wish people understood food allergies! While awareness of the food allergy community has… Continue reading Raising Awareness: A Teen Perspective

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Families Join FARE at State Capitals to Advocate, Raise Awareness

In conjunction with Food Allergy Awareness Week and Food Allergy Action Month, advocacy activities are taking place at statehouses in New York, California, Ohio and Illinois. This is the first year FARE has sponsored advocacy days at the state level. The events aim to raise awareness of food allergies and to advocate for state legislation… Continue reading Families Join FARE at State Capitals to Advocate, Raise Awareness