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It’s Meals Allergy Consciousness Month: Be part of the #KnowItTreatIt dialog!


Meals Allergy Consciousness Month (FAAM) is right here!

We’re bringing again our #KnowItTreatIt marketing campaign showcasing actual tales on the indicators and signs of anaphylaxis and the remedy for it.

Share your private “Understand it. Deal with it.” story all through the month to assist unfold meals allergy consciousness and schooling. Collectively, let’s take the thriller out of anaphylaxis, and empower all Canadians to “Know” what the indicators and signs are and find out how to “Deal with” anaphylaxis.

*Contest Alert* Share your #KnowItTreatIt story and be entered to win 1-of-4 unique prizes! Grand prize features a $100 VISA present card!

Inform us the way you knew you have been having an anaphylactic response and the way you handled it. For those who haven’t had an anaphylactic response, share how you’ll acknowledge anaphylaxis and deal with it. Each entry will robotically be entered into the competition! Study extra and enter the #KnowItTreatIt contest at the moment.

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Scroll down and uncover extra methods you will get concerned and create consciousness this #FAAM. Go to foodallergycanada.ca/FAAM for extra particulars.

Share your #KnowItTreatIt story

Check out our gallery that includes Canadians sharing their anaphylaxis tales. Share yours to assist increase consciousness whereas educating on the similar time.

Plus, while you share your #KnowItTreatIt story, you’ll robotically be entered into our contest!

You’ve got an opportunity to win 1-of-4 unique prizes (together with a $100 VISA present card and restricted version Meals Allergy Canada prize packs).

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Take part in stay webinars and occasions

Webinar: The ins and outs of scientific trials

Might 16th at 12pm EDT

Be part of us to listen to from Dr. Julia Upton to study concerning the position of scientific trials and the way they work in offering remedy choices for meals allergy. Register now and ask your questions upfront of the session.

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Webinar: Recognizing and treating anaphylaxis – why epinephrine and why not Benadryl®

Might 29th at 12pm EDT

Be part of us for an interactive session with Dr. Wade Watson the place you’ll be able to check your information and get an in-depth understanding of the indicators and signs and remedy of anaphylaxis!

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Dr Begin and Dr UptonFb Dwell: Treating anaphylaxis with epinephrine auto-injectors and when to make use of a second dose

Might twenty third at 12:30pm EDT

Hear from Dr. Julia Upton on find out how to use the completely different auto-injectors in Canada. You’ll achieve a greater understanding on which units is perhaps greatest for you, the indicators and signs of anaphylaxis, and when to make use of a second dose.

A French Fb Dwell with Dr. Philippe Bégin will likely be held on Might ninth at 12pm EDT.

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Ask your questions

#ShineATealLight: Monuments gentle up in teal throughout Canada

Attend a teal monument lighting close to you in assist of assist Meals Allergy Consciousness Month.

Remember to take a photograph and share it with us on social utilizing #ShineATealLight, #AllergyAware and #LightItTeal. Try extra FAAM occasions in our calendar now!

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Purchase your bracelets and present your assist

Bracelet picture on white background

Present your #ShineATealLight spirit and buy our glow-in-the-dark bracelets. By sporting these bracelets, you’re shining a light-weight in your assist and serving to to spark conversations. Get 1 for simply $5!

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Assets on anaphylaxis

Obtain our newest sources!

Watch our movies our movies with Dr. Philippe Bégin on what’s meals allergy and what’s anaphylaxis to get a greater understanding of what occurs to your physique and why immediate remedy of epinephrine provides one of the best outcomes

Plus, assessment the indicators and signs of anaphylaxis, 5 emergency steps for treating anaphylaxis, and study extra about epinephrine: a life-saving treatment for extreme allergic reactions

Assets on anaphylaxis

Share our #KnowItTreatIt information

Get the information behind anaphylaxis and epinephrine with our animated GIFs – like those beneath!

Share them on social media to boost meals allergy consciousness and assist construct confidence so extra individuals will Understand it. and Deal with it.

There are 16 in whole, share all of them all through the month! Plus, take a look at our social media toolkit for extra concepts on messages you’ll be able to share.

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Social media toolkit

Unfold the #GiveAndGo message

Share our enjoyable 90-second Give and Go video that includes Corridor of Fame NFL soccer participant Jerome Bettis on giving epinephrine and going to the emergency division. Watch and share with your loved ones and associates to start out a dialogue on recognizing indicators and signs of anaphylaxis and remedy with epinephrine.

Try the #GiveAndGo marketing campaign

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