Honorary AmbassadorHonorary Ambassador, Sir Peter Charles Leitch QSM, became involved with Allergy New Zealand because of his grandson, Ruben's, severe food allergies. His support and generosity over the past few years is immeasurable.
EpiPen expiry dates
For more information on the EpiPen, click here.
Anapen expiry datesJune 2014 - Anapen out of stock
The Anapen 150 and Anapen 300 adrenaline auto-injectors are out of stock indefinitely in New Zealand. More information is here.
For more information on the ANAPEN, click here.
Food Allergies - undeclared allergensIf you suspect that there is an undeclared allergen in a food, contact MPI Food Safety on 0800 693 721, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or your local Public Health Unit.
For more details go to MPI Food Safety here
Information on potential food allergens that must be declared on food labels or made available to you if you ask for it. See the Food Smart website here
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The Allergy New Zealand office will officially close from the Tuesday 23rd of December 2014 and will reopen on Tuesday 20th of January 2015
New Allergy Today Issue out now
The Allergy Today Summer magazine is out now and available on our shop online here.
Youth Camp in January 2015
This weekend camp is for young people aged about 9 to 14 years who have food allergies. Our aim is to have a fun camp with some time set aside for interactive workshops. These are designed to help young people build skills to prepare for intermediate and secondary school and beyond. There will also be workshops for parents as well as time to socialise - and relax!
Are you allergic to cats?
Auckland Clinical Studies is looking for men and women aged between 18 and 55 years for a new clinical trial.
Food Recall: Soy Protein Products
Children with allergies