Food allergies

A chicken at a farm. (Photo credit should read Fred Tanneau/AFP/Getty Images)

Foster Farms Recalls Grilled Chicken Breast Strips

Federal agriculture officials say chicken producer Foster Farms is recalling about 6,165 pounds of its ready-to-eat grilled chicken breast strips because the strips contain wheat and soy — known allergens — which are not listed on the labels of its packages.


Tessa Grosso, who suffers from several food allergies, was able to eat a store bought cake after receiving an experimental treatment by Dr. Kari Nadeau at Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. (CBS)

HealthWatch: Bay Area Doctor Helps Alleviate Girl’s Food Allergies

The rate of food allergies is skyrocketing, with 5 million children now having more than one. An experiment by a doctor at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital helped a Bay Area girl who suffered from a dozen food allergies.