Archive for May, 2016

Can We Prevent Food Allergies?

This talk was given on Tuesday May 11th, 2016 at the 51st Annual Riley Hospital for Children’s Pediatric Conference. The link to the talk can be found on the the ‘Lectures’ page. FEL

May 11, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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51 Annual Riley Hospital for Children’s Pediatric Conference

Tuesday May 10th- I have the honor of speaking at the 51st Annual Riley Hospital for Children’s Pediatric Conference My talk for the first plenary session is ‘Preventing Food Allergy’ That is a hot topic now- actually keeping a child from developing a food allergy by the early introduction of the hyper-allergenic foods. I am […]

May 8, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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Food Allergy Action Month

May is ‘Food Allergy Action’ month and the week of May 8-14 is Food Allergy Awareness Week. Of note, I have been asked to present at the 51st Riley Pediatric Conference, May 10th at the first plenary session on the hot topic of food allergy prevention. A few weeks ago I was asked to write a […]

May 1, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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A Peanut-Free Indianapolis Indians Baseball Game- Summary and Thanks

May begins Food Allergy Action month. Locally we got things started on Friday night (April 29th, 2016) with the second annual Indianapolis Indians ‘peanut’ free baseball game. Thanks to the hard work by the FASI (Food Allergy Support Indianapolis-formerly known as POCHA) team, the event was a success. Imagine a youngster who loves “America’s Game” […]

May 1, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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