Ten-year-old Emmy stole the show!  Although barely peering over the podium, her speech to 144 golfers and 16 volunteers at the 7th Annual Golf Classic commanded a standing ovation and many teary eyes, including my own. Emmy was confident, poised, informed and oh so adorable while as she spoke from her heart about her food…

Lisa Rutter Founder of No Nuts Moms Group & Director of Support Group Development at FAACT FoodASC Member since 2016     Please tell us about yourself and why you are interested in food allergies. My name is Lisa Rutter and I am the Founder of No Nuts Moms Group and I also work for…

Guest post by Jan Hanson, M.A. Going to college for most high school students requires considerable time and planning. Going to college when you have a food allergy or severe food restriction, requires extra planning and unique considerations, with safety often at the forefront. The question: Will The College Adequately Accommodate And Make Arrangements For…

TRACY BUSH Owner, Nutrimom – Food Allergy Liason FoodASC Member since 2016   Please tell us about yourself and why you are interested in food allergies, gluten sensitivity, celiac disease. I began my business first as a blog to share support with other people who were going through a food allergy diagnosis. I felt very…

  (Updated April 2017) We asked food allergy and celiac influencers such as bloggers, entrepreneurs, authors, professionals, consultants and business owners to answer the following question in one sentence. If you could go back in time, what advice or words of wisdom would you give yourself about living with food allergies and sensitivities, celiac disease,…

*If you are currently a member or sponsor of FoodASC, you will need to create a new login.*   The Food Allergy and Sensitivity Circle ( FoodASC) Directory has a brand new look! For the past 4 months the expanded FoodASC team, which now includes additional design, marketing, and web development support has been working…

On March 1st, my youngest son and I had the pleasure of participating in FARE’s Food Allergy Advocacy Day at the Maryland State House which was quite an event!   WHY WERE WE AT THE MARYLAND STATE HOUSE YOU ASK? IN SHORT, TO SAVE LIVES!   In Maryland, the prevalence of food allergies is approximately…