Resources For Patients

Consortium of Food Allergy Research Website

CoFAR was established to conduct multi-center clinical trials, observational studies, mechanistic studies and basic research towards further understanding of the best possible treatment approaches for food allergies.

 

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), a not-for-profit organization founded in 1953, is the leading patient organization for people with asthma and allergies, and the oldest asthma and allergy patient group in the world.

 

Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network

The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN) was established in 1991. FAAN's membership now stands at close to 30,000 worldwide and includes families, dietitians, nurses, physicians, school staff, representatives from government agencies, and the food and pharmaceutical industries.

 

Pollen Counts

Pollen.com educates you with a complete glossary of information about pollen and periods of peak activity and coverage, arming you with a powerful weapon in your fight against allergies!

 

Tennessee Tobacco Quitline

The Tennessee Tobacco Quitline is a toll-free service offered to the one million, or 26 percent, of Tennesseans who use tobacco products. Callers will be connected with a trained quit coach who will guide them through the quitting process, as well as ongoing professional coaching via individually scheduled calls from a counselor personally assigned to them.

 

http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/08/03/food.allergies.er.gut/index.html?hpt=C1

 

National Eczema Association

The NEA site provides information on the latest eczema treatment and education. The site also raises awareness on eczema and creates a forum for individuals to share their experiences with their skin condition.

 

safefare.org

The SafeFare website offers tips and tools for diners with food allergies. The site includes a database of "food allergy aware restaurants" and a customizable "chef card".

 

Immune Deficiency Foundation

IDF ePHR uses a unique new online system to transform how patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases (PI) manage their health. It offers a place for you to keep your information safe, secure and private at no cost. But it goes so much further!