Helping families

5 Ways to Thank a Doctor!

March 30th was National Doctors’ Day. Doctors across our country were recognized for the dedicated and tireless work they do each day. Everyday, we acknowledge and appreciate the contributions of the many great practitioners that support our children and families affected by FPIES.  We’d like to suggest some fun ways to show Read more…

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Helping families

Our Sensory Preferences & Mealtimes

An interview with co-authors of the newly released book “Sense-ational Mealtimes” Denise Stapleton, PhD, Accredited Practicing Dietitian & Gillian Griffiths, Occupational Therapist.** Mealtime should be enjoyable, yet some children struggle,and their families struggle.  Mealtimes for some families are fraught with ongoing grimacing, gagging, distress, anxiety, worry, frustration and anger. Do these phrases sound familiar?  “He Read more…

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In The News

The FPIES Foundation Exhibits at NASPGHAN

In October, The FPIES Foundation was honored to attend the Annual North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) meeting. NASPGHAN brings pediatric training and advancements to this yearly conference. We had the privilege of meeting and speaking with several hundred compassionate Pediatric Gastroenterologist Practitioners, Nurses, and Nutrition Read more…

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In The News

Global FPIES Day Impact!

From the moment The FPIES Foundation announced the day in August to the official proclamation released on Global FPIES Day itself, the FPIES community has been making a great impact for the first Global FPIES Day! Immediately, our community set out to raise awareness in families’ hometowns and host fundraisers, Read more…

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In The News

Fall Family Food Allergy Events!

The FPIES Foundation has participated in several food allergy awareness events this fall! On September 13th The FPIES Foundation was once again honored to provide families with FPIES information on at Boston Zoo on a day for families living with Food Allergies sponsored by Boston Children’s Hospital FACET program. October, along Read more…

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