Cooking Allergy Free Announces New “Picky Eater” iPhone Application


Update: February 15, 2010 – The Picky Eater app has been renamed to "Allergy Guard."  In addition to the name change, they have also released Allergy Guard Lite, which is a free version of the app, though ad-supported. 

January 20, 2010 – Cooking Allergy Free has announced the availability of a new iPhone or iPod Touch application specifically for those with food allergies. The app, "Picky Eater", is Download Picky Eater Food Allergy Applicationpacked with information about over 1500 ingredients. Each listing contains a description and it's association to over 150 different allergen groups. All information is stored on the device so that you can easily take it with you to the grocery store, out to eat, or while you're making your next recipe. When near an internet connection, the application has the ability to update it's listings as new ingredients and allergens are added. Plus, the application is just $1.99.

Future versions are already being worked on which will contain some great new features, such as storing your allergies for easier searching, ability to select ingredients to create a shopping list, and more …

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Alisa is the founder of, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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