Center for Pediatric Eosinophilic Disorders Resources
This resource explains patch testing, a type of skin testing used to help clinicians determine if your child’s rash is caused by an allergy to certain chemicals found in medications, lotions, soaps, shampoo, shoes and other products that may come into contact with your child’s skin.
Caring for Your Child: Reading Labels for a Milk-Free Diet is a patient-family educational tool created by The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to help you better understand what ingredients to avoid if your child is lactose intolerant or on a milk-free diet.
This resource will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods and ingredients containing corn and corn protein. A list of foods and ingredients to avoid is included.
This educational tool will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods containing sesame seed. Details include a list of dishes that contain sesame seed and certain food products.
This resource will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods containing shellfish. Details include a list of foods that contain shellfish and may contain shellfish protein.
This resource will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods and ingredients containing soy and soy protein.
This resource will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods and ingredients containing tree nuts and tree nut protein.
This tool will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods and ingredients containing wheat and wheat protein.
This resource will help you read nutritional labels to help you avoid foods and ingredients containing egg and egg ingredients. A list of foods to avoid and others that may contain eggs are included.
For Children and Teens
GIKids provides easy to understand information about the treatment and management of these pediatric digestive conditions for children and parents.
The APFED is a non-profit organization for adults, children and families living with eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders.
Find a list of patient support and advocacy groups, educational information and videos about eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders, clinical trials, upcoming events and more.
A nonprofit foundation committed to raising funding for eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGID) research, advocating on behalf of patients and families, and working to educate and increase awareness of EGID.
This is an e-mail discussion list for people with eosinophilic gastroenteritis, eosinophilic esophagitis and eosinophilic colitis.
EFC's mission is to support and enhance the lives of families living with eosinophilic disorders. They offer support groups, research information, resources and more.
FAACT offers information about food allergy for newly diagnosed patients, free downloadable educational materials, a list of events, advocacy information and more.
FARE provides information about food allergies, resources for all age groups, newsletters and advocacy tools for families.
IES is an organization of scientists and clinicians interested in the eosinophil, a blood cell strongly associated with many diseases.
KFA is dedicated to improving the lives of families raising children with food allergies. They offer educational content, advocacy tools, recipes and much more.