In our 11 years of providing food allergy cards to travelers we have never had a customer mention this allergy. Alpha Gal - from a tick bite!
On the horizon are new sources of food protein that can be processed into flour, pastes and cooking sauces. And of course, do I see a 'gluten free' label on a bag of insect flour? You can bet on it.
I saw those words together and it caught my attention. Did you know that selling fake food was a multi-billion dollar business? Dairy products are notorious as well as meat, spices and liquids like syrup and fruit juices.
Is it me or doesn’t everyone want to know where their food comes from? More and more I find myself wondering about this – especially at the grocery store.
Struck by lightening in Rio de Janeiro, the Christ the Redeemer statue needs fixing.
Medical tourism is rising throughout the world. You can have a knee operation done and spend the rest of the day on the beach.
Taxis define cities. Here is a fun article from the New Zealand Herald.
It is fairly common for capsule or tablet medications to contain lactose. If you are lactose intolerant (or milk allergic), please keep this in mind.
Food safety and food quality is an issue for all of us but especially for those with life-threatening allergies.
A customer travels to Morocco and offers feedback on nuts allergies