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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

Kid with allergies… Prepare for a safe landing!

Get four tips for traveling safely and easily with your allergy kid.

Trapped in a wheat/gluten maze?

Read this to better understand an intolerance vs. allergy vs. celiac disease.

Kids with diabetes… you’ve got this!

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

Asthma's Winter Woes

Use these indoor, outdoor and personal health checklists to help keep your asthma kid safe this winter.


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

Look we are on The Doctors!


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.