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Papa John's TT Tried to Kill My Friend

Two evenings ago (Wednesday 19th to be specific) I decided to be spontaneous and call a few friends,telling them to get dressed and meet me at a café for some coffee and good vibes. 658 more words

Party fun without the scary allergy stuff

For the parents of food-allergic children, Halloween can be downright scary—and not because of witches, ghosts and goblins. Treats offered by well-meaning neighbors to cute-costumed kids can strike fear in the hearts of moms and dads. 2,007 more words


‘Teal Pumpkin Project’ Makes Halloween Safe And Fun For Kids With Allergies

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A true blue trend has been catching on this Halloween season — color coded pumpkins.

As CBS2’s Jessica Layton reported, the teal colored pumpkins that you see while out trick-or-treating are meant to keep kids safe. 264 more words


A Day In The Life Of The Autoimmune 

When I wake up – after a night just like all the others: fitful and short – I’m already in pain. The pain is mostly in my shoulders, right wrist, and right knee, so I know right away it’s an arthritic flare up. 915 more words

A Protein Drink Solution

We have a growing and active 13 year old boy allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, shellfish, sesame and watermelon (yes, watermelon).  Like a lot of parents, we’d love to get him some extra protein and those protein shakes seem to be a good way to go. 410 more words

Vaccines and Egg Allergies

Which vaccines do you have to skip if you are allergic to eggs?

Many people are surprised that the answer is that you probably don’t have to skip any vaccines. 326 more words

Vaccine Myths