Food Allergy

What is a food allergy? A food allergy is an immune system response to a food that the body mistakenly believes is harmful. Once the immune system decides that a particular food is harmful, it creates specific antibodies to it….

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Calling all Super Heros to UFAN’s 2017 Kids Day Camp! July 15, 2017 Register your kids to learn all about strong hearts, strong minds and strong bodies at the Utah Food Allergy Network’s super hero themed day camp this year!…

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Food Allergy Awareness Week! May 14-20, 2017

Check out these daily activities for you to EDUCATE and ADVOCATE during Food Allergy Awareness Week

Our annual Food Allergy Conference is right around the corner! Register today

Register today for our annual Food Allergy Conference – coming up on Saturday, March 25, 2017

New NIH guidelines urge early introduction of ‘infant-safe’ peanut to prevent allergy

January 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New NIH guidelines urge early introduction of ‘infant-safe’ peanut to prevent allergy          The Utah Food Allergy Network (UFAN) in cooperation with Food Allergy Research & Education’s (FARE) Clinical Network site at Primary Children’s Hospital,…

University of Utah/Primary Children’s Hospital named “Center of Excellence” for Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) Clinical Network

Utah Food Allergy Network (UFAN) is elated to announce that the University of Utah and Primary Children’s Hospital was named a new center in the FARE Food Allergy Clinical Network this week! UFAN advocated for the hospitals to be added to the…

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Primary Children’s Hospital Opens FED Clinic for Food Allergies & Eosinophilic GI Disoders

Primary Children’s Hospital Opens FED Clinic We couldn’t be more thrilled to announce that the joint Allergy-GI-Nutrition clinic at PCH opens today, May 17th, 2016! It is called the FED Clinic (Food Allergies & Eosinophilic GI Disorders Clinic), though people will often…

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