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Webinars and occasions – October 2023


Register for our October eleventh webinar on EoE, and take a look at our schedule of the remaining webinars this 12 months! Be taught the place you may catch varied monuments #ShineATealLight this Halloween season. Register for the 2023 Candy Caroline Run happening tomorrow, October 7th, and the “Trunk-or-Deal with” occasion taking place in Toronto. Join a small group webinar on managing meals allergy and anaphylaxis and uncover a help group close to you to attach with others. Plus, watch our encore sequence and discover enjoyable Halloween recipes! 

Register for our upcoming webinars

Subsequent week: Register for our webinar about Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

October 11 @ 12-1 pm EDT 

Do you or somebody you already know expertise signs like these when consuming: issue swallowing, feeling like meals will get caught and/or abdomen ache? Maybe it takes longer to eat or there’s a must drink numerous fluids throughout mealtimes? In that case, Eosinophilic Esophagitis or “EoE” would be the trigger. 

Dr. Milli Gupta

What this webinar is about: The fundamentals of EoE in adults, together with signs, prognosis, and present and future prospects for therapy. This shall be adopted by a Q&A, the place you may ask your questions. Plus, you may submit your questions upfront upon registration. 

Who’s presenting: Dr. Milli Gupta, a Medical Affiliate Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology on the College of Calgary. She is the lead for the Eosinophilic Esophagitis Clinic, co-lead for the Southern Alberta Barrett’s Endotherapy Program and the Calgary Intestine Motility Centre. 

Upcoming webinars

Be taught extra and register for our remaining webinars this 12 months!

What’s FPIES and the way do you handle it?

When: Monday, November 27

Introduced by: Dr. Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn

Immunotherapy and desensitization: Understanding the dose I react to and the way does immunotherapy change that?

When: Tuesday, December 12

Introduced by: Dr. Philippe Bégin 

#ShineATealLight this October! 

This Halloween season, monuments and important landmarks throughout the nation will gentle up in teal all through the month in help of our #ShineATealLight marketing campaign to assist drive consciousness for meals allergy! Thanks to our associates at Gentle It Teal for beginning this initiative which has unfold throughout North America! 

Attend a lighting close to you and share your photographs!

Beneath is the present checklist of scheduled teal lightings, extra shall be added all through the month of October! If you happen to attend a lighting, we’d like to see your photographs. Share them on social media utilizing the hashtags #ShineATealLight and #LightItTeal to lift consciousness! 

Monument Location Date
Metropolis of Coquitlam Coquitlam, BC October 30, 2023
The Bastion Nanaimo, BC October 30, 2023
BC Place Vancouver, BC October 30, 2023
Vancouver Metropolis Corridor and Burrard Road Bridge Vancouver, BC October 31, 2023
Fitzsimmons Lined Bridge Whistler, BC October 31, 2023
Calgary Tower Calgary, AB October 30, 2023
Reconciliation Bridge Calgary, AB October 31, 2023
Brant Road Pier Burlington, ON October 30, 2023
Metropolis of London buildings: London Metropolis Corridor, JA Taylor Constructing at Wellington and Dundas London, ON October 24, 2023
RBC Place London London, ON October 24, 2023
Civic Clock Tower Mississauga, ON October 30, 2023
Peace Bridge Niagara, ON October 30, 2023
Oakville City Corridor Oakville, ON October 31, 2023
CN Tower Toronto, ON October 31, 2023
Montreal Tower  Montreal, QC October 31, 2023
Fredericton Metropolis Corridor Fredericton, NB October 18-31, 2023
Fredericton Legislative Constructing Fredericton, NB October 31, 2023
Moncton Metropolis Corridor Moncton, NB October 31, 2023
Charlottetown Metropolis Corridor Charlottetown, PEI October 31, 2023
Halifax Metropolis Corridor Halifax, NS October 31, 2023
Metropolis Corridor St. John’s, NL October 31, 2023

Preserve checking our teal lightings web page for essentially the most up-to-date checklist as extra shall be added through the month! 

Rothesay, New Brunswick: Candy Caroline Run – tomorrow, Oct. 7th 

Candy Caroline Run

Be a part of the Candy Caroline Basis for his or her Candy Caroline Run happening tomorrow, October seventh at 10am ADT at Rothesay Excessive Faculty! 

This run/stroll is to honour the reminiscence of Caroline Lorette who handed away on the age of 14 from an allergic response to dairy. Assist to rejoice Caroline’s life by coming collectively in neighborhood and sport. 

Toronto, ON: Free Trunk or Deal with occasion

This free occasion is hosted by the Canadian Allergy, Bronchial asthma, and Immunology Basis. We shall be there to help the occasion and handy out free treats and sources, together with our glow-in-the-dark bracelets.

Be a part of us on Sunday, October twenty ninth at Inventory Yards Village Parkade C, 1980 St. Claire West from 3-4pm EDT.

Go automotive to automotive for food-free surprises in each trunk! This occasion will function crafts, video games, and prizes! For extra data and to register go to allergyfoundation.ca

Join with a help group 

Assist teams present a optimistic and caring surroundings so that you can get assist in coping with the day-to-day stress of being liable to anaphylaxis or having a baby who’s in danger. 

Plus, it’s an effective way to maintain up to date on any new developments within the meals allergy neighborhood and trade ideas for navigating meals allergy through the faculty 12 months. 

Discover a help group close to you and join now! If there isn’t one in your neighborhood, we’ll make it easier to get one began. 

Small group webinar on managing meals allergy and anaphylaxis: Subsequent session is October 18th 

Get your questions on managing meals allergy and anaphylaxis answered whereas connecting with others! Attend a free 90-minute interactive webinar led by a skilled guardian mentor. You’ll be taught basic details about every day administration and dwelling confidently with meals allergy and anaphylaxis. 

Laptop screen over woman shoulder view during group online communication

These classes are geared in the direction of dad and mom of youngsters who’ve been lately recognized with a meals allergy. It’s additionally an excellent session for others who’re on this subject or would love a refresher. Following the session, you’ll be capable to reply: 

  • What are meals allergy and anaphylaxis 
  • How one can keep away from a response 
  • What are the indicators and signs of anaphylaxis 
  • What to do in an emergency 

Classes are restricted to six attendees, so register now to save lots of your spot. Our subsequent session is October 18th

Encore sequence: Halloween 

On this sequence, we function previous on-line occasions and webinars. This month, we’re sharing some sources for a protected and enjoyable Halloween! 

Allergy Friends – Halloween version

Watch our Allergy Friends Month-to-month and discover ideas in your baby to remain protected whereas trick-or-treating or at a Halloween celebration with meals allergy. Plus, be taught how one can educate others on making Halloween protected for all. This interactive session entails a skilled peer mentor discussing key academic factors, whereas main the contributors in video games and actions. 

Allergy-friendly recipes 

Take a look at these enjoyable and spooky recipes from Nestlé for some Halloween deal with concepts. These recipes are peanut-free, nonetheless, please adapt the recipe as wanted to make it allergy-friendly for you/your friends. 

Gentle the best way 

Watch this brief video to be taught how one can #ShineATealLight to drive consciousness for youths with meals allergy on Halloween. 

Tags: #ShineATealLight, help group, webinar

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