Tag: food allergies

New Twists on Pasta (A Guide to Alternative Noodles)

by in Healthy Tips, September 19, 2013

Whether you’re looking for a gluten-free pasta, trying to eat more whole grains or experimenting with ancient grains, you can find alternative pastas lining market shelves. Here’s a guide.

Reading List: Candy Tax in Washington, Misleading Food Allergies Info and Rachel Ray’s Food Fight

by in Food News, May 14, 2010

In this week’s nutrition news: Check Twitter and Facebook before your next visit to the farmers market, food allergy testing to be standardized and meet the White House pastry chef

Cracking the Threat of Nut Allergies

by in Food Safety, Healthy Tips, April 30, 2009

Nut allergies are serious business and you — or someone you know — likely has one. Not only can allergic reactions be life threatening, it’s tough even knowing which foods contain nuts these days. Even if you’re not affected, it’s good to know the basics to keep dinner guests, kids and your co-workers safe.