Has your child experienced severe episodes of vomiting after eating infant cereal and/or first foods; or drinking formula? Do you question whether or not a specific food or foods may be contributing to your infant’s worsening symptoms of periodic vomiting, chronic diarrhea, reflux and/or failure to thrive? These symptoms may indicate a need to speak with your child’s doctor about an FPIES evaluation.

Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (F-PIES) is a type of food allergy affecting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Classic symptoms of FPIES include profuse vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration. These symptoms can lead to severe lethargy, change in body temperature and blood pressure. Unlike typical food allergies, symptoms may not be immediate and do not show up on standard allergy tests. Furthermore, a negative allergy evaluation may delay the diagnosis and take the focus off the causative food. Nonetheless, FPIES can present with severe symptoms following ingestion of a food trigger. Learn More….

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July 7, 2017: Neocate is launching a new and improved Neocate Splash range of amino acid-based ready-to-feed formula in September 2017. Neocate Splash will be replacing all Neocate E028 Splash products. For resources to help with this transition, please visit Neocate.com/Splash to register to receive information about the product as it becomes available.
June 29, 2017: Published on The Mighty, from your contributions – things parents of children living with FPIES are doing that other people may not realize  
June 10, 2017: Off to the races! The Fangman family shared that their FPIES awareness raising car is racing this weekend!
June 9, 2017: A resource to add to your FPIES toolbox, guidelines for “Preanesthetic Assessment of Children With Food Protein–Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome” 
May 22, 2017: Thank you to our entire community for joining in to raise FPIES awareness for Food Allergy Awareness Week! Remember, together we can all Be the Voice!
May 14, 2017: Looking for ways to raise FPIES awareness for Food Allergy Awareness Week 2017? Check out this year’s FAAW and FPIES page to learn more! 
May 5, 2017:  We love food journals! Inspired by her daughter and frustrated by the lack of food allergy journals specific to her journal needs, read about how Maria, a mom of a child with FPIES, designed her own food allergy journal. A Mom Inspired Food Allergy Journal, on our blog.  
May 1, 2017: We join with FARE in celebrating 20 years of Action, Education and Support. The FPIES Foundation celebrates our 6th year of bringing FPIES awareness to Food Allergy Awareness Week. Here are just some of the many resources we have available on our website. Download and share or print for your community awareness of FPIES for Food Allergy Awareness Week and all year long. 
April 30, 2017: New Blog post, “5 Ways to Thank a Doctor“. Everyday, we acknowledge and appreciate the contributions of the many great practitioners that support our children and families affected by FPIES!