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From The Frying Pan To The Fire: My Take On The Auvi-Q/Allerject Recall

As anyone with an interest in reading this article already must know, all Allerject and Auvi-Q brand epinephrine auto-injectors distributed in Canada and the United States were recalled this week. This is a voluntary recall, not one mandated by the FDA or by Health Canada.  I have never seen a recall that related to every […]

live clean shampoo - Allergen Alert

live clean shampoo – Allergen Alert

Recently, I bought live clean healthy balance shampoo and conditioner at Shoppers Drug Mart. While double checking the ingredient list of the products for any nut oils, I had a nasty surprise: The shampoo contains nut oil! As Jacob has life-threatening tree nut allergies, the last thing I want is to do is contaminate myself […]

Happy Birthday Onespot Allergy Blog! You’re Five Today!

My blog is five years old today! I’m almost without words when I think of how much has occurred since I stumbled into the online world. I feel like I’ve lived a few different lives since then. First, I was Onespot Allergy. I was just a lawyer with a passionate interest in allergy safety, and […]