Handling an Allergic Reaction in College

Handling an Allergic Reaction in College

This post is written by Brittany, she is currently a Sophomore studying at Vanderbilt University. She has peanut and soy allergies and recently became a Nima College Ambassador. Lots of anxieties loom when a student moves away to college. I had plenty of the usual...
Getting Spicy with the Nima Sensor

Getting Spicy with the Nima Sensor

One thing I’m asked about often is whether or not spices are gluten-free.When you read the label of a spice jar, it almost always says just the spice’s name. For example, a bottle of dried oregano says on its ingredient label, “Oregano.”Unfortunately, very few spice...
Gluten-Free Snacks for Hiking

Gluten-Free Snacks for Hiking

Hiking trips are amazing! Thinking back to my favourite hikes, they would be anywhere in the Rocky Mountains or in the Volcano National Park in Hawaii. I also hate to be unprepared, so I always plan out my breakfast and gluten-free snacks to bring with me for the day....
Nima at the Food Allergy Forum

Nima at the Food Allergy Forum

This past week the second Food Allergy Forum was held in Amsterdam, with the intent to provide a unique platform to exchange information and experiences on the various aspects of food allergy, review current knowledge related to food allergy, and discuss strategies...