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Food Allergies Are Not on My Radar!

Warning!  This post is for the No Frills, No Fluff Folks. Do you have 30 seconds? The beach, shoes, summer vacation, smartphone APPS, camp, status updates.  Now these may be on your radar, but food allergies? Quite possibly… not so … Continue reading

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Thursday Food Allergy Book Update!

Over the past week my editor, Meg Carey, and I have been combing over the proof. I plan to upload tomorrow and get the final proof early next week. The actual book may be available the following weekend! Woohoo!  I … Continue reading

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Thursday Food Allergy Book Update!

I’m soooo excited! Look what came in the mail today!! My first book proof! Now that’s a Thursday book update to smile about! Donna DeCosta, MD ( @foodallermomdoc ) is founder of FoodAllergyMomDoc an online community dedicated to supporting the Food … Continue reading

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Thursday Food Allergy Book Update!

Busy week again! Working on book trailer. Most of book is with the graphic designer.  Putting finishing touches on reference layout and index.  Hoping to have it done next week to upload for first proof!!  Don’t think I’ll make Food … Continue reading

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Thursday Food Allergy Book Update!

Have you ever felt like you were taking one step forward and two steps backward?  It’s been one of those weeks.  I’m so happy that the editor/proofreader is reviewing the book.  Unfortunately, there’s still a lot to do!  Need to … Continue reading

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FARE- FAAN and FAI Together!

No doubt you’ve heard of FAAN (Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network) and FAI (Food Allergy Initiative), but what is FARE? Click here for FAAN’s  News Release FAI’s News Release Donna installment loans direct lenders for bad credit Donna DeCosta, MD … Continue reading

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Halloween with Food Allergies: Feet, Eats and Non-Edible Treats

Trick-or-treat, smell my feet, give me something good….not to eat?  What?  No candy?  Really? As far as Halloween goes I have a few, how should I say it,  bare bones essentials (sorry I couldn’t help myself) when it comes to … Continue reading

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Food Allergies- 9 Dos and Don’ts of Dining Out

Whether the thought of dining out evokes feelings of delight or distress, consider these 9 Dos and Don’ts before tantalizing your taste buds for a safer and more enjoyable experience. 1.      DO Your Homework Review the restaurant menu online prior … Continue reading

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At Home Allergy Scare!

Last week I awoke to a voicemail and a 5 part text from a childhood friend starting with “I called the pediatrician!”  In a panic, I read on… The good news? Her son is fine. The bad news?  He suffered … Continue reading

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