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Food Allergies

  1. food allergies
    The FDA Approves the First Peanut-Allergy DrugThe treatment involves building up a partial immunity to the nut over six months.
  2. science
    Can a Silicon Valley Start-up Invent the First Drug to Treat Peanut Allergies?A new treatment looks promising.
  3. may contain nuts
    Parents Are Boycotting the Peter Rabbit Movie for Mocking Food AllergiesIn one scene, bunnies attack a human with berries because he’s allergic to them.
  4. New Research Shows That Adults Are Getting Clobbered by Food AllergiesSevere reactions rose 377 percent in the last decade, and a third were by adults.
  5. food allergies
    A Restaurateur Wants to Build a Chain for People With Food AllergiesHe’s crowdfunding to make it happen.
  6. lawsuits
    Woman Claims Jimmy John’s Sandwich Left Her Incapable of SpeechAn ordering snafu allegedly caused a serious enough allergic reaction for her to sue the company.
  7. server screwups
    Waiter Arrested for Serving Fish to Customer With Deadly Seafood AllergyThe patron went into a coma after his beef tartare turned out to be raw salmon.
  8. Interviews
    Keller and Ladner: Gluten-Free Trailblazers“It’s only going to get more complicated as you deal with more and more allergens.”
  9. No Shrimp
    This Restaurant Takes Food Allergies F%*&king SeriouslyThe foul-mouthed waiter who cares.
  10. Health Concerns
    Betony Is Now Making Gluten-Free Dinner RollsHe offers a gluten-free version of almost everything on his menu.
  11. Weak
    Man on Death Row Planned Suicide-by-OysterA death row inmate in Connecticut planned to kill himself with raw oysters.
  12. Don’t Tell PETA
    Nasty: Tick Spit Makes People Allergic to MeatResearchers say the lone star tick’s saliva causes a severe allergic reaction to meat.
  13. Food Allergies
    Baseball Stadiums’ Peanut-Free Seating Perturbs Some Fans“It’s as much part of the fabric of baseball as the seventh-inning stretch,” one longtime ball-game-goer told the ‘Post.’
  14. Mediavore
    Ludo Unveils LudoBites Cookbook; Lee Baca Under Fire for Lending CountyThe Sheriff is accused of offering the vehicles to a group of cronies, including the owner of Mister V’s Bar and Grill.
  15. Mediavore
    Sky-High Gas Prices Challenge Food Trucks; Zagat Picks ‘30 Under 30’Chefs like Jordan Kahn and Giselle Wellman make the list of industry heavyweights still in their twenties.
  16. Mediavore
    Video Captures Police Shooting at Monterey Park Carl’s Jr.; Ace Hotel Coming ToA video posted on YouTube shows a man breaking the restaurant’s windows as he is shot ten times.
  17. Mediavore
    Police Take Pizza Delivery Ambush Suspects into Custody; Deadly Food AllergiesPlus: Starbucks expands its boozier concepts; and where to eat at Sundance, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Picky Eaters
    Fred Armisen Is Allergic to a Whole Lotta Foods“I get, like, a rash. I don’t die, but I get angry.”
  19. Food Allegies
    Canadian Study and Portlandia’s New Season Take On Food AllergiesStop washing your hands so much and your kids won’t be so allergic to peanuts!
  20. Department of Deportment
    Are Restaurants Responsible for Your Food Allergies?The current surge of food intolerances puts restaurants in a tricky spot, and they shouldn’t have to deal with them if they don’t want to.
  21. Special Diets
    ‘Nut-Controlled’ Stadium Sections Are Now a ThingAmerica’s favorite pastime just got a whole lot wussier.
  22. Studies
    Does Anyone Really Know What’s Up With Food Allergies?They’re more prevalent than ever, but nobody’s really sure how to prevent them.
  23. Mediavore
    Refrigerators Learn How To Use Twitter; Live Turtles Smuggled in Snack BoxesYour fridge is about to get better with technology than most seniors, while a strange discovery is made at LAX customs.
  24. Mediavore
    Suburban Scammers Swindle Restaurants; Investors Urge Red Robin to Find a BuyerPlus food, music and cocaine have similar effects on the brain, and a cup of coffee spurs terror at 20,000 feet, all in our morning news roundup.
  25. Sweet Freedom Bakery
    Sweet Freedom Bakery: Vegan, Gluten-free and now Kosher tooThe rabbi says, “Yes, that’s kosher.”
  26. Trends
    Where to Eat If You’re Gluten-FreeBoston is a mecca for the gluten-free set.
  27. Mediavore
    White House Pushes Healthy Eating; Organic Wines Take L.A.’s SpotlightA presidential decree and a presidential pastry chef keep their focus on nutrition, while natural wines are the focus of local restaurants this week.
  28. Mediavore
    Tavern on the Green Talks Continue; Starbucks Repositions ItselfPlus: restaurant crawls on the rise, and misdiagnosed food allergies, all in our morning news roundup.
  29. Mediavore
    Bar Owner Murdered; Starbucks Repositions Seattle’s BestPlus: food allergies misdiagnosed, and the rise of corporate gardens, all in our morning news roundup.
  30. Mediavore
    Cult Chocolates in Northampton; Starbucks Repositions Seattle’s BestPlus: food allergies misdiagnosed, and the rise of corporate gardens, all in our morning news roundup.
  31. Mediavore
    Popeye’s CEO Lashes Out at Calorie Counts; New App Foretells Food AllergensA fast food exec says new food laws are “un-American,” while technology helps sniff out potential non-edibles.
  32. Health Concerns
    Beware of Chinese Pine NutsImported pine nuts, particularly from China, contain a mild toxin that causes a strange bitter taste that lasts for several days.
  33. Mediavore
    Nigella Lawson Inspires New Alice in Wonderland Queen; Cipriani LondonTim Burton took a cue from a TV toque and a famous club is sued by a more famous club.
  34. Mediavore
    Adam Sandler Lends a Hand to Restaurant Staff; Commercials Could Make Us FatA comedian stays late to help close a Miami restaurant and U.S.C. says ads lead to obesity when watching television.
  35. Mediavore
    Chickens in Waltham; Restaurant Workers’ Benefits ProblemPlus: restaurant workers lack benefits, and an iconic restaurant reopens, all in our morning news roundup.
  36. Mediavore
    Top Chef Contestants Unite for Haiti; Salami Recalled in L.A.A group lead by Ron Duprat will hold a fundraiser while L.A. joins in on a salmonella scare.
  37. Mediavore
    Fianco Shutters; Many Allergies MisdiagnosedPlus: haggis is legalized, and Top Chef supports Haitian relief, all in our morning news roundup.
  38. Mediavore
    Top Chef Alums Cook for Haiti; Questioning Food-Allergy TestsPlus: what you still can’t eat in America, in our morning news roundup.
  39. Mediavore
    Knockdown Brawl at Tommy Doyle’s; The Problem with Food Allergy TestsPlus: what you still can’t eat in America, and food sharing in Haiti, all in our morning news roundup.
  40. Mediavore
    U of C to Research Food Allergies; Super Size Me Goes GraphicPlus: More on the Milan McD’s Hep A suit; the future of odorless kimchi
  41. Foodievents
    Tonight: Carnivale Hosts an Allergen-Free DinnerNo wheat, no gluten, no soy, no dairy. But lots of flavor.
  42. Openings
    Opus Opens Today, Promising Gluten-Free GluttonyThe Italian joint will serve pizza (regular and gluten-free) till 5 a.m.
  43. In the Magazine
    Dining Out With Food Allergies; Platt on South GateWhere to eat if you’re allergic and whether to dine at South Gate in this week’s magazine.