Tag Archives: Food

ICER should include quality of life in the value of food allergy treatments – STAT

Walk into any classroom in America today and you’ll likely find at least two children with a food allergy. More than 40% of such children have experienced a serious allergic reaction such as anaphylaxis, a severe, potentially life-threatening allergic reaction that can occur suddenly after exposure to something you’re allergic to, such as peanuts. This… Read More »

Supermarkets misleading shoppers on healthy food, say nutritionists

Products high in salt and saturated fats are being marketed as healthy by leading supermarkets, BBC Radio 5 Live Investigates has found. The British Dietetic Association said stores including Tesco, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s were being “unhelpful” and “confusing” customers. The Royal Society for Public Health called for an independent supermarket regulator. Supermarkets said they were… Read More »

Venezuelans in NJ hope for change at home, send food and medicine to family – NorthJersey.com

Monsy Alvarado North Jersey Record Published 8:02 AM EST Feb 23, 2019 William Sanchez held several jobs in his native Venezuela and still could not afford to pay his living expenses. So in October, Sanchez, 50, left his house and work behind, and came to live in New Jersey, where he now plans to file for asylum.  Lucia Torres… Read More »