Food Allergy Sufferers. Shopping Just Got Simpler with FoodWiz!

Fantastic News for anyone with a Food Allergy. Anyone with small children knows that food shopping with them in tow can be a stressful event at the best of times.  If you then throw food allergy and intolerance (which means having to check the labels on all of the products that you are buying)  into the equation you are soon faced with what could easily be described as "a complete … [Read more...]

Food Allergy or Food Intolerance?

Food Allergies and Food Intolerances are often confused with each other but they have different symptoms, different causes and are treated differently. If you think that you are suffering from a food allergy or food intolerance it is very important that you get a proper diagnosis as soon as possible so that you can start to manage your condition safely. Food Allergy A food allergy … [Read more...]

Always check the labels for ingredients!

You can't afford to be complacent when you have food allergies.  You should always read the labels on food packaging and check the ingredients.  Even if it is something that you regularly eat, the ingredients may have changed since you last ate it. … [Read more...]

The start of my allergy journey – Where it all began

My journey into a life with allergies started in October 1999 with the arrival of my first child.  My daughter arrived into the world by emergency c-section, twelve days overdue and weighing a healthy 9lbs and 3oz. Pregnancy did not agree with me, I spent the whole pregnancy from 6 weeks onwards feeling sick and vomiting.  I ate as healthily as I possibly could, even forcing myself to eat things … [Read more...]