Food Allergy News

I’m on a lot of different news lists and have been absolutely inundated over the last 10 days or so with research, interviews and more coming from the allergy world.   Here are some links that may be of interest to you:

Black male children have a 4 times greater possibility of developing food allergies:  http://www.nydailynews.com/lifestyle/health/2009/03/18/2009-03-18_black_male_children_are_four_times_more_.html

Parents of Australian food allergic children found to lack food allergy awareness in a recent study:   http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2009-03/ra-cpl031609.php

Kids found to be misdiagnosed with food allergies on a regular basis and that skin and blood tests aren’t reliable on their own:  http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=101944263