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8 Apps for people with food allergies and intolerances

8 Apps for people with food allergies and intolerances

by FoodMaestro | 2 September 2015

FoodMaestro featured in best apps for people with special dietary needs - from SheKnows UK

When you have a food allergy or intolerance going out to eat can be stressful. Narrow down your search and make life more convenient by downloading an app to help you. This selection covers everything from managing your symptoms to going out shopping for food, providing all the assistance you need when following a special diet.


Use this app when out shopping. Developed in partnership with Guy's and St. Thomas' hospital, the app contains detailed information about ingredients in over 100,000 items sold by Waitrose, Asda and Morrisons (with more retailers still to be added). Users can set the app to include all their dietary preferences in a profile. When scanning the barcode of a food item the app detects if allergens are present and determines whether they may affect the user.

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