COULD genetic mapping allow allergy sufferers to enjoy peanuts without risk of anaphylaxis? That’s something scientists at the University of Western Australia hope could one day be a possibility, after...

Sony Pictures has apologised for a scene in the new Peter Rabbit movie in which a character is attacked with food he has an allergy to. The scene has caused controversy with allergy support groups calling...

Coles supermarket has been forced to recall some of its chicken wings. The Coles Grill RSPCA Approved Australian Chicken Wings Honey and Soy 1kg with a best before date of 24/04/2017 has been recalled...

Vegetarian Chicken recalled for containing egg Australian distributor of Asian food products Ettason Pty Ltd has recalled Whole Perfect – Vegetarian Chicken Cubes 600g and Vegetarian Chicken Nugget...

The Australian Government has launched a new website portal that provides links to best practice information on managing food allergies. The launch coincides with Food Allergy Awareness Week, which runs...

A new filter for the FoodSwitch mobile phone app, called GlutenSwitch, has been launched to help Australians with coeliac disease or a gluten intolerance make more informed choices. The new GlutenSwitch...

New biochemical evidence shows that the cereal grain sorghum is a safe food for people with coeliac disease, according to new research published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. The new...

Australian consumers have been turning to gluten-free products as of late, as gluten intolerances and allergies continue to be on the rise, and people turn to gluten-free products as a “healthier way...

Many people have been turning to gluten-free products as of late, as gluten intolerances and allergies continue to be on the rise, and people turn to gluten-free products as a “healthier way of living.” Often...

Australia has the highest reported prevalence of food allergy in the world. This was a key issue addressed last week at the annual scientific meeting of the Australasian Society of Child Immunology. Professor...