Dave Bloom at SnackSafely.com regularly provides timely information to families with life-threatening food allergies.
….but FDA Falls Short at Protecting Allergic Individuals
By Dave Bloom
October 1 st, 2020
Earlier this week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued long-awaited draft guidance regarding the danger of sesame to allergic individuals, urging manufacturers to clearly label for the ingredient. Once again, the FDA falls short in adequately protecting allergic individuals.
The incidence of sesame allergy has skyrocketed and is now the ninth most common food allergy in the US according to the American Association of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI).