Blog

Cheryl Marks Young
Tis the Season: Dodging Allergens and Embracing the Jolly

Tis the Season: Dodging Allergens and Embracing the Jolly

Welcome to the holiday season. From the time the turkey hits the table to the time the giant, sparkly ball drops in Times Square, we’re knee deep in holly jolly festivities steeped in traditions. Many of those traditions involve food, which means that allergy families may enter this stretch with a bit of trepidation. How do you balance the fun and celebration with safety? These tips should help.

Read more →


Cheryl Marks Young
Let’s Talk Turkey

Let’s Talk Turkey

When you’re managing food allergies, Thanksgiving can seem a bit daunting. These recipes should help you get a handle on an allergy-friendly holiday dinner you can be grateful for. 

Read more →


Cheryl Marks Young
4 Tips for a Not-So-Scary Allergic Halloween

4 Tips for a Not-So-Scary Allergic Halloween

For food allergy families, Halloween can be downright frightening. With the proper precautions, however, the holiday can be all the fun without the fear!

Read more →


Cheryl Marks Young
Allergies 101 for Food Allergies

Allergies 101 for Food Allergies

You’ve made an appointment with an allergist your pediatrician or your friend recommended. You don’t know what to expect from this appointment, but you’re assuming it’s not your run-of-the-mill first check-up with a primary care physician. That bit of mystery may even be adding to your anxiety. Take a deep breath and then keep reading.

Read more →