Back to School Time!

Published by Alba Chester on Aug 20, 2019

Where did summer go? As store aisles go from patriotic flags to notebooks and pencils my stress level as a mother of three children with various Pediatric Feeding Disorders startsRead full post…

Volunteer Spotlight: Jennifer Casteix

Published by Feeding Matters on Aug 06, 2019

Feeding Matters Volunteer Spotlight is a monthly Q & A series that shares the stories of our growing network of change agents, the driving force behind our vision to createRead full post…

The Power of a Name

Published by Feeding Matters on Jul 22, 2019

This article is reposted with permission from Phoenix Business Journal. A smooth, perfectly plump firm apple sits in front of you. The skin is unblemished and the interior is firmRead full post…

Infant Allergy Awareness Month

Published by Feeding Matters on Jul 18, 2019

Food allergies in infants and children are becoming more prevalent. A new survey of 900 US moms (of children aged 0-1) and 100 US pediatricians took a look at theRead full post…

Volunteer Spotlight: Leslie Jackson

Published by Feeding Matters on Jul 09, 2019

Feeding Matters Volunteer Spotlight is a monthly Q & A series that shares the stories of our growing network of change agents, the driving force behind our vision to createRead full post…

Camp Responsibilities: Establishing Protocols to Prevent and Respond to Food-Allergic Reactions

Published by Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) on Jun 25, 2019

It’s estimated that each year, more than 11 million children and adults attend a camp. Throughout the U.S., there are more than 12,000 day and summer camps, run by nonprofitRead full post…

Volunteer Spotlight: Amy Delaney

Published by Feeding Matters on Jun 10, 2019

Feeding Matters Volunteer Spotlight is a monthly Q & A series that shares the stories of our growing network of change agents, the driving force behind our vision to createRead full post…

Summer Travel Tips for Children with Special Needs

Published by Cathy Humphrey on Jun 05, 2019

With Memorial Day behind us, many families are setting their sights on summer vacations. When you travel with children (or adults!) with special feeding or other healthcare needs, here areRead full post…

NICU Graduates: On Track for Ongoing Feeding Success!

Published by Allyson Goodwyn-Craine on May 28, 2019

This article is reposted with permission from ASHA’s Leader Live blog and shares Sunnyside Medical Center’s three tracks to support feeding skills progression following the NICU. As each little feederRead full post…

Register Now: 2019 Virtual Town Halls

Published by Feeding Matters on May 21, 2019

Now that Feeding Matters’ PFD Alliance and thought leaders have convened at the 2019 International PFD Conference, the Feeding Matters’ Strategic Plan is available for public viewing. We maintain ourRead full post…

Can you say EOSINOPHILIC? (E-O-sin-O-fill-ik)

Published by Feeding Matters on May 17, 2019

The body’s immune system serves as its own internal ambulance, responding to crisis and triaging needs as they arise. Most times that rapid response works out just fine. But sometimes,Read full post…

Advances in Practice: Implementing the IDDSI

Published by Feeding Matters on May 01, 2019

Dysphagia, or in simple terms, difficulty transporting food or liquid from the mouth to the stomach, affects an estimated 560 million people worldwide. In 2012, the International Dysphagia Diet StandardizationRead full post…

FAACT(S) About Food Allergies

Published by Feeding Matters on Apr 26, 2019

Millions of people live with food allergies and the guessing game that comes with diagnosing them and avoiding the foods that trigger a reaction. It’s a well-documented struggle for adultsRead full post…

Volunteer Spotlight: Hayley Estrem

Published by Feeding Matters on Apr 10, 2019

It is with a deep appreciation for the time, commitment, and passion of our dedicated advocates and volunteers that Feeding Matters is launching a monthly Q & A series. TheyRead full post…

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: ASHLEY COLLIER

Published by Feeding Matters on Mar 22, 2019

It is with a deep appreciation for the time, commitment, and passion of our dedicated advocates and volunteers that Feeding Matters is launching a monthly Q & A series. TheyRead full post…

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: JILL MARUCA

Published by Feeding Matters on Feb 28, 2019

It is with a deep appreciation for the time, commitment, and passion of our dedicated advocates and volunteers that Feeding Matters is launching a monthly Q & A series. TheyRead full post…