What is your food allergy app recommendation?

This is what I asked a few months ago: "What is your food allergy iPhone app recommendation?"

And here is my answer: There is no 100% reliable app at this time, as far as I know.

This is probably the best approach in terms of avoidance: PDFs from FAAN for each of the top 8 food allergens:


A FAAN staff member listed some allergy-related apps here:


This looks like a long list of what is available rather than a review of specific apps.

What do you think? Do you have a favorite and reliable food allergy app? Please share them in the comments.

The Nature video channel reviewed the top 10 medical apps in 2010. I wonder how many of those are still popular:


What is the Best Food Allergy App? AllergyEats.com wins 2012 Award by website visitors of About.com http://goo.gl/IeFRh

Comments from Google Plus:

"Foodwiz is an allergy app that is a bit similar to Fooducate. Bar code driven. Enter your allergy and scan food items at the grocery store. Developed by mom and UK allergy association."

ERiC AiXeLsyD, Jan 27, 2012: Try www.allergyeats.com!

Ahmad Gandour, Jan 27, 2012: mmm food allergy app what should it do i mean what its purpose ???

ERiC AiXeLsyD, Jan 27, 2012: The AllergyEats app helps the food-allergic locate a safe place to eat.

ERiC AiXeLsyD, Jan 27, 2012:
iPhone: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/allergyeatsmobile/id458377975?mt=8
Android: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.allergyeats.allergyeatsmobile&feature=search_result

Melinda Rathkopf, Jan 27, 2012: Allergy Eats is the one I have downloaded.

Kathy Mackey, Jan 28, 2012: I understand Food Allergy Detective on iPhone is also helpful. Thank so much Dr Ves for sharing your medical expertise.

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