Useful Links




A list of resourceful food allergy-related links including educational sites and blogs, advocacy groups, and nonprofit organizations.

A Mother's Journey

An informational microsite for parents to learn about food allergies.  Resources provided to help parents talk to their child's doctor about potential food allergies.

www.amothersjourney.com

Allergy Moms
A newsletter and blog that includes physician authored articles, interviews, parenting tips, and allergy-friendly recipes. It is written by Gina Clowes, the parent of a child with food allergies.
www.allergymoms.com

AllergySupport.org
An online community for people with allergies and parents of kids with allergies.
http://www.allergysupport.org

American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology
The AAAAI is the largest professional medical organization in the United States devoted to the allergy/immunology specialty. The AAAAI is devoted to the advancement of the knowledge and practice of allergy, asthma and immunology for optimal patient care.
http://www.aaaai.org

American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders (APFED)
APFED is a non-profit organization dedicated to patients and their families coping with eosinophilic disorders. APFED strives to expand education, create awareness, and support research while promoting advocacy among its members.
http://www.apfed.org

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)
AAFA is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergic diseases through education, advocacy and research. AAFA provides practical information, community based services and support to people through a network of Regional Chapters, Support Groups and other Local Partners around the U.S.
www.aafa.org

Campaign Urging Research for Eosinophilic Disease
CURED is a not for profit foundation dedicated to those suffering from eosinophilic enteropathy, which includes eosinophlic esophagitis, eosinophilic gastroenteritis, eosinophilic colitis and other eosinophilic disorders.
http://www.curedfoundation.org/

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America A non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
www.ccfa.org

Divvies.com
A company started by the family of a child with food allergies that sells milk, egg, tree nut and peanut-free goodies like candies and cookies.
http://www.divvies.com

The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN)
Established in 1991, FAAN’s mission is to raise public awareness, to provide advocacy and education, and to advance research on behalf of all those affected by food allergies and anaphylaxis. The organization has more than 25,000 members worldwide.
www.foodallergy.org

Food Allergies: Coping, Teaching, Supporting (FACTS)
FACTS is dedicated to providing resources, support and encouragement to families coping with food allergies as well as raising awareness and educating the community regarding the unique needs of these families.
http://www.factsplace.com/

The Food Allergy Initiative (FAI)
FAI was founded in 1998 by concerned parents and grandparents. Their goal is to fund research that seeks a cure; to improve diagnosis and treatment; to increase federal funding of food allergy research and create safer environments through advocacy; and to raise awareness through education.
http://www.foodallergyinitiative.org

Go Dairy Free
An informational website and news portal for dairy-free living, special diets, and nutrition that was founded in 2004 by Alisa Fleming, the author of Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living.
godairyfree.org

Infant Reflux Disease
A website and support group for parents living with, treating and managing, a baby or child living with infant reflux and/or pediatric GERD.
http://www.infantrefluxdisease.com

International Association of Food Protein Enterocolitis

A non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for patients and families affected by Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES) by means of education, research, advocacy and support.

http://www.iaffpe.org/

Kids with Food Allergies Foundation
A nationwide nonprofit organization offering online food allergy support groups for families raising children with food allergies. Parents love our online food allergy support groups, information, news, and allergen-free recipes.
kidswithfoodallergies.org

Peanuts in Eden
A blog about allergies, health issues, parenting and how they coincide, written by the parent of a child with severe food allergies.
www.peanutsineden.com

Pediatric Adolescent Gastroesophageal Reflux Association (PAGER)
PAGER is a non-profit organization that provides information and support to parents and children (infants to teens) dealing with Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER).
http://www.reflux.org

Reflux Rebels
The Reflux Rebels is a support group committed to promoting public awareness of acid reflux, food allergies and intolerances, and related gastrointestinal disorders in infants and children, as well as providing emotional and financial support as parents advocate for the most effective treatments for children with these disorders.
www.refluxrebels.com