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Bratwurst and Sausage Recalls

November 20, 2014 by


K. Heeps, Inc., of Allentown, Pennsylvania is recalling approximately 2,902 pounds of Stryker Farm Beer Bratwurst and Irish Style Bangers due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The products contain soy lecithin which is a known allergen. The Stryker Farm Beer Bratwurst and the Irish Style Bangers were packaged on various dates from May 21, 2014 […]

Teal pumpkins try to change Halloween for kids with food allergies

October 13, 2014 by


By Sara Cheshire Halloween can be extra scary for kids with food allergies. Chocolate is frightening if you’re allergic to milk, and a candy bar with nuts can be deadly. With eggs, soy and wheat also common allergies in kids, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, finding treats without tricks can […]

Roasted peanuts more likely trigger allergic reaction, study finds

September 23, 2014 by


Roasted peanuts are more likely to trigger an allergic reaction than raw peanuts, according to a new study. An Oxford University research team says chemical changes caused by dry roasting processes may prime the body’s immune system, sparking future allergic reactions, BBC News reported. The study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, […]

The alarming thing that’s probably hiding in your coffee

August 26, 2014 by


A strong cup of joe (or two) can be a trusty get-through-this-crazy-day helper–but there may be more than coffee beans and a jolt of caffeine hiding in your cup. “Fillers” like wheat, soy beans, barley, rye, acai seeds, brown sugar, corn, and even sticks are often present in coffee grounds, according to new research presented […]

Cooked Noodle and Lo Mein Noodle Allergy Alert & Recall

March 4, 2014 by


Twin Marquis, Inc. of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling specific lots of Twin Marquis COOKED NOODLE and LO MEIN NOODLE listed below because they contain undeclared milk. People who have an allergy to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The recalled products were distributed in NY, PA, […]