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Presented in a welcoming format with interviews and open discussions, FAACT’s Roundtable podcast episodes cover all aspects of living with food allergies across the lifespan. You don't want to miss out, so subscribe, sit back, relax, and welcome FAACT into your homes! Please note that our guests are not compensated in any way by our generous sponsors to participate in specific podcasts.

FAACT's Roundtable FAACT's Roundtable Podcast

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Presented in a welcoming format with interviews and open discussions, FAACT’s Roundtable podcast episodes cover all aspects of living with food allergies across the lifespan. You don't want to miss out, so subscribe, sit back, relax, and welcome FAACT into your homes! Please note that our guests are not compensated in any way by our generous sponsors to participate in specific podcasts.

    Ep. 84: The Parent Perspective - School Accommodations for Students Participating in OIT

    Ep. 84: The Parent Perspective - School Accommodations for Students Participating in OIT

    In this episode, three parents of students participating in OIT share their accommodation successes and challenges as they navigate school during treatments. Emile Baker, Stephanie Lemmey, and FAACT's General Counsel and Vice President of Civil Rights Advocacy, Amelia Smith, JD, authentically share their journey as they highlight tips for handling school and their own child's emotions. If you are considering OIT, this is a MUST-listen to podcast.

    To keep you in the know, here are a few links to topics mentioned in the podcast:
    OIT: What to Expect Pre, Post, and During Treatments with Dr. Brian VickeryBack To School: Fall 2021 Readiness - Understanding 504 Plans and Accommodations PodcastFAACT's Section 504 PlansFAACT's Civil Rights Advocacy Resource Center You can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
    Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.
    Sponsored by:  Aimmune Therapeutics

    * Please note that today's guest was not sponsored by Aimmune Therapeutics or compensated in any way by the sponsor to participate in this specific podcast.

    • 34 min
    Ep 83: Finding Food Allergy and Covid-19 Facts in the Confusing World of Social Media

    Ep 83: Finding Food Allergy and Covid-19 Facts in the Confusing World of Social Media

    In this episode, we sit down with board-certified allergist and pediatrician Zachary Rubin to explore how to vet news stories and information on the internet about food allergy and Covid-19. Dr. Rubin appears regularly on local TV and media in the Chicago area and uses Tik Tok and Twitter to help bust myths and lead followers to medically vetted scientific information  - sometimes while using a hula-hoop!

    To keep you in the know, here are a few links to topics mentioned in the podcast:
    Dr. Zachary Rubin on Twitter@rubin_allergy on Tik TokAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) Centers for Disease Control  and Prevention (CDC) - Covid-19 informationWorld Health Organization (WHO) You can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
    Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.
    Sponsored by:  DBV Technologies

    * Please note that today's guest was not sponsored by DBV Technologies or compensated in any way by the sponsor to participate in this specific podcast.

    • 23 min
    Ep. 82: Food Allergy Fund - Making an Impact Through Specially Funded Research

    Ep. 82: Food Allergy Fund - Making an Impact Through Specially Funded Research

    In this episode, we sit down with Food Allergy Fund CEO and Founder, Ilana Golant, to learn more about the group's mission to uncover the underlying causes of food allergies and effective treatments. Ms. Golant helps us understand the scientific process behind choosing which research to fund in easy-to-understand language.

    To keep you in the know, here are a few links to topics mentioned in the podcast:
    Food Allergy FundFood Allergy Fund ResearchYou can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
    Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.
    Sponsored by:  ALK

    Please note that today's guest was not sponsored by ALK or compensated in any way by the sponsor to participate in this specific podcast.

    • 23 min
    Ep. 81: Food Allergy and EoE Nutrition - Eating Challenges and Solutions

    Ep. 81: Food Allergy and EoE Nutrition - Eating Challenges and Solutions

    This episode takes a deep dive into the nutrition challenges faced by families managing EoE and food allergies. FAACT Medical Advisory Board member Alison Cassin, MS, RD, LD, who works at Cincinnati Children’s Center for Eosinophilic Disorders (CCED), provides nutritional tips for active children and athletes.

    To keep you in the know, here are a few helpful links:
    FAACT's Allergen-Friendly Recipes on PinterestFAACT's Find a Support Group Near YouThe International Network for Diet and Nutrition in Allergy (INDANA)Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics You can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
    Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.
    Sponsored by: DBV Technologies

    * Please note that today's guest was not sponsored by DBV Technologies or compensated in any way by the sponsor to participate in this specific podcast.

    • 19 min
    Ep 80: Taming Anxiety and Making Back-to-School Fun Again

    Ep 80: Taming Anxiety and Making Back-to-School Fun Again

    Heading Back-to-School with food allergies can be challenging, but anxiety might be higher this year as the Covid-19 Pandemic continues. We're sitting down with FAACT's Director of Behavioral Health, Emery Brown, MA, Ed.S., NCSP, School Psychology, to discover tools to help families keep anxiety in check and how to create a positive environment surrounding school. Ms. Brown provides fresh and positive questions parents can ask to help start engaging conversations and tips on how to keep self-care in the background.
    To keep you in the know, here are helpful resources:
    Podcasts:
    Back to School Fall 2021 Readiness: Understanding 504's  and Accommodations with Amelia Smith, JDYour Family: Building Resilience in KidsFood Allergy Anxiety and DepressionSelf-care and Coping Skills: Tips for You and Your FamilyBlogs:
    The Lost Memories of Students in Transition: Where Do We Go from Here?Compassion in a Time of Chaos: There is No Right ResponseResources:
    FAACT's 'My Food Allergy Resilience Kit'FAACT's 'Parents: How to Listen to Your Children and Teens When They Are Ready to Talk to You About Their Mental Health'FAACT's 'When It’s Time to Seek Help: Behavioral Health Issues and Your Food Allergies'FAACT's Self-care SectionYou can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
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    Sponsored by: DBV Technologies

    • 36 min
    Ep. 79: Nationally Certified School Nurse Robin Cogan Shares Back-to-School Covid-19 Tips

    Ep. 79: Nationally Certified School Nurse Robin Cogan Shares Back-to-School Covid-19 Tips

    Nationally certified school nurse, Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSN, whose commentary has been featured on CNN and the New York Times, discusses concerns, possible solutions, and tips for approaching this unusual start to the school year, including tips for students with food allergies.

    To keep you in the know, here are some helpful links:
    Our Children Will Suffer If Adults Can't Get Covid-19 Precautions Right: Opinion article by Comilla Sasson/Robin CoganCNN LIVE - Coronavirus Crisis: Featuring Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSNFAACT's Guest Blog on COVID-19 and Students with Food Allergies with AASA The School Superintendents AssociationFAACT's Podcast: Responding to the CDC's Interim Guidance and Meals in the ClassroomFAACT's Position Statement and Letter to the CDC regarding CDC's Interim Guidance and Meals in the ClassroomCDC's Interim Guidance for Administrators of US K-12 Schools and Child Care ProgramsCDC's Childcare, Schools, and Youth ProgramsKeep up-to-date by visiting FAACT's Civil Rights Advocacy Resource CenterFAACT's Food Allergies and SchoolYou can find the FAACT Roundtable Podcast on Pandora, Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher,  iHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.
    Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.
    Sponsored by:  ALK

    * Please note that today's guest was not sponsored by the ALK or compensated in any way by the sponsor to participate in this specific podcast.

    • 26 min

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