ABOUT epi-life

(Formerly epimoms)

epi-life is a support group for those affected by food allergies in the Pittsburgh area.  Founded in 2010 by Kate Parker, we are a group that shares laughter, tears, wishes, fears and virtual hugs. We are warriors, trail blazing a better life for the children we love. 

epi-lIfe is a Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) recognized support group. FARE is a national, nonprofit organization that works on behalf of the 15 million Americans with food allergies, including all those at risk for life-threatening anaphylaxis.

Our medical advisor is Dr. Todd Green. Dr. Green is a board certified pediatric allergist affiliated with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.  He is on FARE's clinical advisory board. 


Join us for shared experiences and knowledge, finding someone who completely gets it when the rest of the world does not, confirmation that you are sane when you think you must be losing it. Sign up to get added to our mailing list and invited to our private, members only Facebook page.