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Welcome To Our Website!

Hi, I'm Iris, mom to 3 awesome kids and founder and CEO of AllerMates. When my son Ben was diagnosed with severe food allergies and asthma, I wanted to find a way to teach him about his health concerns in a way that was fun and non-intimidating. Read More

To Be(nadryl) or Not to Be(nadryl)…

Get two simple guidelines on when to reach for Benadryl, epinephrine or both.

After the Epinephrine: What to Expect at the ER

Learn seven things to expect at the ER, following the allergic reaction and epinephrine injection.

Kids with diabetes… you’ve got this!

Take these three steps and help your diabetic child learn responsible health.

Asthma: Why we need rescue meds AND maintenance meds

Read four recommendations for preventing and fighting asthma.

Ask Our Medical Experts

We get questions from parents and caregivers daily regarding their children's health concerns, and we go straight to the experts, our doctors, for the answers. Click the links below to see what you want to know and what our doctors have to say.
questions about... Allergies
questions about... Asthma
questions about... Gluten
questions about... Diabetes

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AllerMates founder Iris Shamus appears on A Healthy You  on the Fox News channel.

AllerMates teams up with The Wiggles to help safeguard kids and bring allergy awareness to a whole new level.