Home Food Allergies Newest information from Meals Allergy Canada – September 2022

Newest information from Meals Allergy Canada – September 2022


Be ready and assured for fall with our back-to-school marketing campaign and create consciousness for all meals allergy symptoms by sharing our new #MoreThanPeanuts social media marketing campaign. Learn an announcement from Valeo Pharma Inc. on ALLERJECT®. Get an replace on the hypoallergenic toddler method scarcity, merchandise are at the moment obtainable. Take a look at our job posting, we’re in search of a fundraising supervisor to hitch our workforce. Watch the recordings from our current classes on oral meals challenges and managing meals allergy in several environments.

Be ready, be assured this college 12 months

Be Prepared Be Confident Graphic Back to School 2022

It’s the previous couple of weeks of our 2022 back-to-school marketing campaign! Take a look at our new back-to-school guidelines, new design for the 5 emergency steps that you would be able to print and publish, #FoodAllergyHacks, assets on your baby’s college, and extra.

Plus, make sure you create public consciousness for all meals allergy symptoms with our enjoyable social media marketing campaign referred to as #MoreThanPeanuts. Scroll beneath to be taught how one can create consciousness with our marketing campaign.

New useful resource! Again-to-school guidelines

back-to-school checklist

Use our new guidelines for folks and college students to be sure to’re ready and assured in managing meals allergy all through the varsity 12 months.

#KnowItTreatIt: 5 emergency steps

Treat It

Refresh your data on easy methods to deal with anaphylaxis. Obtain our 5 emergency steps and share with household, buddies, lecturers, coaches, and others who care for people with meals allergy.

Again-to-school #FoodAllergyHacks

Take a look at our enjoyable hacks for back-to-school with meals allergy. Share our #FoodAllergyHacks on social media to unfold meals allergy consciousness and training.

Instruments and assets

AllergyAware flyer 2021

Discover extra assets and share them with others to make a group that’s #AllergyAware. Take a free AllergyAware.ca course, obtain our allergy consciousness posters, and uncover extra ideas and tips.

#MoreThanPeanuts social marketing campaign

More than peanuts social media campaign

Assist create public consciousness this fall with our social media marketing campaign referred to as #MoreThanPeanuts. Our marketing campaign focuses on supporting all meals allergy symptoms, bringing consideration to the seriousness of allergy symptoms, and highlighting the significance of understanding what’s within the meals you eat and/or share with others.

The marketing campaign has already reached 1000’s, and we want your assist to maintain up the momentum! Study extra in regards to the marketing campaign and share the social posts to drive conversations throughout the nation.


We’re very grateful for the help of our back-to-school marketing campaign sponsors. With their assist, we will educate and create consciousness across the seriousness of meals allergy. Don’t miss out on their particular presents only for you, together with unique coupons and low cost codes!


Replace about ALLERJECT® from Valeo Pharma Inc.

Valeo Pharma Inc., a Canadian pharmaceutical firm, now has the Canadian rights to the ALLERJECT® epinephrine auto-injector. See the press launch for extra data.

Valeo has offered the assertion beneath as an replace to the group on the supply of ALLERJECT in Canada. In case you have any questions, please contact Valeo at 1-855-694-0151, or medinfo@valeopharma.com.

In Canada, there are three epinephrine auto-injector suppliers: ALLERJECT, Emerade™, and EpiPen®. Study extra about epinephrine and these gadgets.

Replace from Valeo Pharma Inc.

Valeo Pharma Inc., a Canadian specialty pharmaceutical firm, is happy to announce the addition of ALLERJECT® to its business portfolio.

The product stays unchanged, and is offered in English and French with step-by-step voice help.  Be a part of us on Allerject.ca for more information!

Product Availability:

ALLERJECT® continues to be obtainable in lots of pharmacies throughout the nation. Nonetheless, some areas might not have entry to the product at the moment. We anticipate full availability of ALLERJECT® in pharmacies by mid-October.

Ask your pharmacist if ALLERJECT® is offered of their retailer. If it isn’t obtainable, present them with the product identification quantity (DIN NUMBER) so the product may be ordered for you.

Epinephrine Injection, USP through Voice-assisted Auto-Injector
0.15 mg / 0.15 mL epinephrine:  DIN 02382059
0.3 mg / 0.3 mL epinephrine:  DIN 02382067  

In case your pharmacist can’t order ALLERJECT® for you at the moment, please verify with different native pharmacies for availability. You too can re-check along with your pharmacy in mid-October. If you’ll want to exchange an expired system now and are unable to order ALLERJECT®, please communicate to your physician relating to an alternate epinephrine auto-injector within the interim.   

Go to allerject.ca for extra data.

Your Well being Skilled will decide if ALLERJECT® is suitable for you and prescribe the right dose.

ALLERJECT® is a registered trademark of kaléo, Inc. (“Kaleo”). Valeo Pharma Inc. holds the unique rights beneath license from Kaleo to commercialize and distribute the merchandise in Canada.

Hypoallergenic toddler method scarcity: merchandise at the moment obtainable

Hypoallergenic infant formulaHypoallergenic infant formula shortage shortage

On account of continued restricted provide, hypoallergenic toddler formulation might should be ordered on the pharmacy counter at the moment. To deal with the scarcity, many new merchandise have been imported into Canada. In case you are having issue discovering an appropriate method, ask your pharmacist about these manufacturers of extensively hydrolyzed and amino acid-based formulation which may be obtainable:

Well being Canada’s data for households through the scarcity
HC infant formula shortage info sheetUseful resource for households

Throughout this scarcity, we’ll proceed to share updates with you and work in your behalf to make sure your wants are being addressed.

Work with us: Apply for our Fundraising Supervisor position

We are hiring speech bubble. Human resources and recruitment. Vector illustration.

Do you’ve a background in fundraising and are captivated with making life higher for the tens of millions of Canadians impacted by meals allergy? Be a part of our workforce and assist to construct the muse in fundraising that may allow our group to make a good better influence. Study extra and apply by September 30, 2022.

Watch our back-to-school webinar recordings

Watch our current webinar on oral meals challenges with Dr. Edmond Chan, and our webinar with youth on managing meals allergy out and in of college. Make sure you try the recordings and share with others who might profit from studying extra about these subjects.

Oral meals challenges: What they’re and how one can achieve perception into your meals allergy 

Hear from Dr. Edmond Chan in regards to the position of oral meals challenges (OFCs) and what they’ll inform you. You’ll be taught who’s the very best candidate for an OFC, what they contain, what to ask your allergist when contemplating one, and extra.

For fogeys: Ask your questions dwell!

Hear from youth in our group as they talk about their experiences managing meals allergy out and in of college, and the way they handle transitions into new environments. You’ll hear from youth on varied subjects together with, consuming in faculties, easy methods to get lecturers and friends to be supportive, how anaphylaxis has been dealt with in school, together with managing social conditions, bullying, and extra.

Go to our recorded webinars web page to find extra meals allergy-related webinar recordings that includes allergists, dietitians, researchers, and extra!

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