- An MVD Exclusive
- Format: DVD
- SKU: MVD5365D
- UPC: 760137536598
- Street Date: 05/22/12
- PreBook Date: 04/17/12
- Label: LIBRA VERDE MEDIA »
- Genre: Documentary
- Run Time: 84 mins
- Number of Discs: 1
- Audio: STEREO
- Year of Production: 2008
- Director: Kevin J. Lindenmuth
- Producers: Kevin J. Lindenmuth
- Actors: Dr. Harvey Leo, Dr. Ben Song, Melissa Dalton, Terry Furlong, various
- Box Lot: 30
- Territory: WORLD
I'm Not Nuts: Living With Food Allergies
"I'm Not Nuts" explores food allergy information and solutions through several families.
- List Price: $14.95
- Your Price: $14.95
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I'm Not Nuts explores the misinformation many have about food allergies through the experiences of several families. The term "food allergy" has been misinterpreted as anything from stomachaches to rashes but is most often confused with the condition of food intolerance. However, food allergies are a serious medical condition and can be life-threatening. That is why having the facts is essential to healthy, quality living for you and your family. This documentary also features interviews and insights from several noted medical professionals alongside representatives from worldwide food allergy support and advocacy groups. They discuss the possible causes of food allergies, the coping challenges and strategies, and the medical, emotional and social impact these allergies have on families. I'm Not Nuts is a positive, solution-based exploration of food allergies designed to educate and inform. It shows the simple, educated steps that can be taken to effectively live with this condition so that a rich, productive life can be enjoyed.
- Nut and food allergies are always a concern for families, information is always needed but difficult to find. DVD is essential for organic/ holistic institutions and retail centers, as well as grocery and vitamin points of sale.
“A must see DVD”
—Vermont Food Allergy Organization
'An essential food allergy documentary'
—Sarah Hatfield, No Whey, Mama
“This production provides an excellent look at why it is such a serious issue.'
—School Library Journal
“Great information from the medical perspective including interviews with several well-known allergists.”
“Clarifies the misinformation people commonly have about food allergies and illustrates that food allergies are something a person can live with.”
'Practical, usable information at a better price.”
'A fine initiation to the world of food allergies, I’m Not Nuts will be welcome in public library collections and academic health sciences collections at the senior high through junior college level, as well as those with consumer health collections.'
—Educational Media Reviews online
'I wish this documentary had been available when we first received the peanut allergy diagnosis! It gives all the basics in an accurate, reasonable, and reassuring way.'
'Yes! The food allergy documentary we've been waiting for. I feel like purchasing this for the school, family, everyone we know!'
—The Nut-free Mom blogspot
“A great documentary that shares insights from families living successfully with food allergies on a daily basis.”
“It would make a perfect gift for grandparents, teachers, doctors, child care workers and others who need to hear about food allergy issues from someone other than you.”