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Webinars and events – March 2023

March 3, 2023

Register for our monthly small group webinars, get your tickets for next month’s “Free To Be Me” Wellness Retreat where Food Allergy Canada members get a special discount, and watch our encore presentation on oral allergy syndrome/pollen food allergy syndrome.

Next session is TOMORROW! Small group webinar (maximum 6 participants): Managing food allergy and anaphylaxis 

Get your questions on managing food allergy and anaphylaxis answered while connecting with others! Attend one of our free 90-minute interactive webinars led by a trained parent mentor. You’ll learn fundamental information about daily management and living confidently with food allergy and anaphylaxis. 

Group video call on laptop

These sessions are geared towards parents of children who have been recently diagnosed with a food allergy. It’s also a great session for others who are interested in this topic or would like a refresher. 

Following the session, you’ll be able to answer: 

  • What are food allergy and anaphylaxis 
  • How to avoid a reaction 
  • What are the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis 
  • What to do in an emergency 
  • What are the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis 

Sessions are limited to 6 attendees, so register now to save your spot. Our next sessions are tomorrow, Saturday, March 4th and Wednesday, March 15th 

“Free To Be Me” Food Allergy Wellness Retreat 2023 with Amanda Orlando  

Amanda Orlando, organizor

Join blogger and cookbook author Amanda Orlando for the inaugural “Free to Be Me” Food Allergy Wellness Retreat that she is organizing. The focus of this retreat is self-acceptance and thriving with food allergy.  

The retreat includes a series of workshops, speakers, and panel discussions. You’ll also have an opportunity to hear from our executive director, Jennifer, and our Youth Advisory Panel. 

The event takes place on Friday, April 14th and Saturday, April 15th, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario.  Get all the details at freetobeme.ca. 

EXCLUSIVE: Food Allergy Canada members get $45 off their ticket. Use the code “FREE45” to get your discount! 

Encore presentation series: Webinar: Understanding oral allergy syndrome / pollen food allergy syndrome 

In this series, we feature past online events and webinars.  As warmer weather approaches and spring is around the corner, it will soon be pollen season. This month we’re featuring an informative and educational webinar on oral allergy syndrome (OAS), also known as pollen food allergy syndrome (PFAS) with Dr. Anne Ellis. You’ll learn the basics of OAS/PFAS, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, reactions and their severity, and how to manage it.

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