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Newest information from Meals Allergy Canada – November 2022

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Learn the Allergy Alert security replace on undeclared milk and wheat. Register for our new webinar on going nuts about tree nuts and how you can handle tree nut allergy with Dr. Douglas Mack. Get an replace on Emerade™ expiry dates, a number of lot numbers have been prolonged. Learn a press release from the Canadian Society of Allergy and Medical Immunology on the Monkeypox/Smallpox vaccine. Take a look at how Canadians helped to make Halloween inclusive for youths with meals allergy with our #ShineATealLight marketing campaign. Plus, discover out how one can help our charity on Giving Tuesday (November 29th).


Allergy Alert: Milk and Wheat

The Canadian Meals Inspection Company (CFIA) is warning individuals with an allergy to take advantage of and wheat to not devour the recalled merchandise described under. The affected merchandise include milk and wheat that isn’t declared on the label.

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This security replace is part of our Allergy Alerts service, which incorporates meals remembers, allergen adjustments from meals producers, and labelling updates.

You possibly can depend on our Allergy Alerts service to make sure you are saved knowledgeable on meals questions of safety that impression you.

Milk and Wheat Alert

Cappola model Genoa Salami recalled resulting from undeclared milk and wheat

ALERT SUMMARY

Affected allergen: Milk, Wheat
Firm: Maple Leaf Meals
Product: Genoa Salami
Affected provinces: Nationwide
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December 8th at 12pm-1pm EST Webinar

Going nuts about tree nuts: Be taught what’s modified in tree nut allergy – register now!

Dr. Doug Mack
Dr. Doug Mack

There’s a better understanding of tree nut allergy now than ever earlier than, and this has implications for the way in which the allergy is managed. Be taught from Canadian allergist Dr. Douglas Mack on how tree nut allergy administration has modified and what it might imply for affected people, like the flexibility to eat sure tree nuts. This session is simply in time for the vacations, when there could also be many seasonal bowls of combined nuts at events and different gatherings.

What the webinar is about: Present eager about tree nut allergy administration, allergy to a selected nut(s) versus all nuts, and issues when you may have tree nut allergy or care for somebody who does. Plus, learn the way properly you possibly can determine one nut from one other as a part of a present and inform.

Register now for this informative webinar, and please share with others who might profit from the knowledge supplied.


Replace on the expiry of EMERADE™ auto-injectors from Bausch Well being, Canada Inc.

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Bausch Well being, Canada Inc. has prolonged the expiration dates on sure lot numbers of EMERADE™ units. Please learn their assertion under for extra particulars.

You probably have any questions, please contact Bausch Well being at canada.customerservice@bauschhealth.com or name 1 800-361-4261.

Replace from Bausch Well being, Canada Inc.

November 2022

Essential replace on the expiry of EMERADE Epinephrine Autoinjector

In July 2022, EMERADE 0.3 mg (DIN 02458446) and 0.5 mg (DIN 02458454) autoinjectors obtained an authorization from Well being Canada to increase the expiration of the product from 18 to 24 months.

Bausch Well being, Canada Inc. has prolonged the expiration dates by 6 months on EMERADE 0.3 mg and 0.5 mg on 5 (5) heaps at the moment available in the market (please seek advice from the desk under). Well being Canada has been notified and has no objection with this proposition.

Which means in case your EMERADE Epinephrine Autoinjector is from any of the heaps acknowledged within the desk under, a brand new expiration date applies. Seek advice from “New Expiration Date” Column. Be aware that EMERADE is secure to make use of up till the brand new expiration date.

Lot Quantity Unique Expiration Date
(on label)
New Expiration Date
EMERADE 0.3MG
(DIN 02458446)
Z0034B2C June 2023 Dec 2023
EMERADE 0.3MG
(DIN 02458446)
Z0076B1A August 2023 Feb 2024
EMERADE 0.5MG
(DIN 02458454)
Z0034C1A June 2023 Dec 2023
EMERADE 0.5MG
(DIN 02458454)
Z0076C2A & Z0088C3A August 2023 Feb 2024

*Be aware: expiration dates are legitimate via the final day of the month listed

The place do I discover the lot variety of my EMERADE Epinephrine Autoinjector?

The lot numbers are printed on the gadget, under the unique expiration date.

You probably have further questions, you possibly can at all times attain us by e-mail at canada.customerservice@bauschhealth.com or by cellphone: 1 800-361-4261.


CSACI assertion on IMVAMUNE (Monkeypox/Smallpox) vaccine

Monkeypox vaccine

The Canadian Society of Allergy and Medical Immunology (CSACI) has launched a press release concerning the IMVAMUNE (Monkeypox/Smallpox) vaccine in people with allergic/immunocompromising situations.


Thanks for supporting children with meals allergy on Halloween

Shout out to everybody who helped make Halloween safer and extra inclusive for youths with meals allergy by Shining a Teal Gentle!

Whether or not you attended a teal monument lighting, illuminated your own home in teal, used a teal mild pin on Nextdoor’s Deal with Map, handed out allergy-friendly and/or non-food treats, fundraised with our glow-in-the-dark teal bracelets or shared our sources, you may have all made an impression. #FoodAllergyChampions

Take a look at some images from our group under.

Though Halloween is now over, you possibly can nonetheless assist drive meals allergy consciousness and #ShineATealLight all 12 months lengthy.


Assist make an impression this Giving Tuesday – November 29th

Giving Tuesday is arising on November 29th, it’s a world motion devoted to supporting charities via giving and volunteering.

Forward of Giving Tuesday, take a second to learn the way your beneficiant contributions permit us to maintain our instructional programming, advocate for change, and supply life-changing help for the over 3 million Canadians impacted by meals allergy. Be taught extra and please contemplate donating to Meals Allergy Canada on Giving Tuesday.

Your help is transformational.

Take a look at our newest Affect Report and watch a video to listen to from our transformational supporters. You’ll learn the way we now have remodeled the way in which meals allergy is managed for over 20 years that can assist you and your households reside safely and confidently with the situation.

Plus, view our Affect in numbers to study the place your cash goes and the way your help is driving impression within the meals allergy group.

From our advocacy work on enhancing meals labelling, to making sure entry to epinephrine auto-injectors, to serving to to #MakeFoodAllergyCount via the Nationwide Meals Allergy Motion Plan, your donations make our essential work potential.

Go to our donate web page to find the other ways you can provide to our charity and plan your giving in the present day. We are able to’t make actual impression with out your help. Thanks prematurely for serving to to #MakeFoodAllergyCount.



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