Tackling Food Allergies — Thomas’ Story
Thomas, a high school junior, has managed multiple food allergies his entire life. He shares his powerful story from his earliest memories of having food allergies, to his proactive treatment, and transformation.
Working for Change During Food Allergy Awareness Week
May 14-20, 2023 is Food Allergy Awareness Week. For families living with food allergies, exercising caution around potential allergens is a year-round activity. But this special week offers food allergy families an opportunity to come together, share resources, and spread awareness of food allergy issues among our broader communities.
Shining a Light on Sesame Allergy — Lilly’s Story
Lilly is grateful for the protection and freedom that she gained from treatment with oral immunotherapy for her sesame allergy. She is hopeful that a new level of awareness of sesame allergies, and her own story will make life safer for so many others.
Snack Safely highlights OIT and care at Latitude
Dave Bloom of SnackSafely.com interviews Kimberley Yates to help more food allergy families learn about oral immunotherapy (OIT) and their options for care.
Latitude interviewed on CBS News about new sesame labeling law
Latitude Board Member Hillary Carter shares the impact of the new sesame labeling law for food allergy families and discusses the option of proactive treatment with oral immunotherapy with WCBS CBS News in New York City.
Eat More Freely in 2023
Make a New Year’s resolution to proactively address food allergies with testing and treatment that’s customized to meet your unique needs.
Celebrating the Holidays as a Food Allergy Family
Nothing brings families and food together like the holidays. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve, millions of Americans travel, reconnect and celebrate together. Whether you’re celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah or just your next door neighbor’s holiday party, the season brings up all sorts of challenges for families living with food allergies. We’re here to help make the holidays less stressful.
How to Have a Fear-Free Halloween with Food Allergies
What are you most looking forward to this Halloween — fun costumes, time with friends, or seeing your child get excited about going door-to-door in your neighborhood? For food allergy families there is an extra layer to any holiday — keeping your child safe.
The Emotional Benefits of OIT on the Whole Family
When we explore the option of food allergy treatment with oral immunotherapy (OIT) with a patient and their family, it’s important to understand the full picture of the impact of food allergies on that specific family — as well as the benefits that proactive treatment with OIT can provide. Latitude allergist Joanne Moreau M.D. and Tina L. R. Dominguez, PA-C, MMS discuss the emotional benefits of OIT in this article for FAST-OIT.
Latitude Founder and CEO, Kim Yates is interviewed by Sheri Baer of Punch Magazine. Kim shares her own family's food allergy journey and her inspiration and commitment to build Latitude as a unique resource for other food allergy families.