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Food Allergy Education Using Role Playing

Food Allergy Education Using Role Playing
With a little guidance and imagination, you can help your child to understand his or her food allergies. When your child feels left out of a...
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Top 20 Reasons We're Grateful for Food Allergies

FamDown Grateful? For this annoying, often terrifying condition that disrupts our family and threatens our kid's life every day? Well, yeah. Food allergies are decidedly not all...
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Traveling with Food Allergies can be Easier than you Think!

Traveling with Food Allergies can be Easier than you Think!
Traveling in itself is often challenging enough, but for families with food-allergic children, taking the correct steps and making the right plans can make traveling with...
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Can Children with Food Allergies Go to Summer Camp? Yes!

Can Children with Food Allergies Go to Summer Camp? Yes!
Childhood memories of those adventurous days at summer camp are still some of the best times many of us have about growing up. However, some kids...
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Teach Your Food-Allergic Child to Manage their Food Allergy Responsibly

Teach Your Food-Allergic Child to Manage their Food Allergy Responsibly
Empowering your food-allergic child to manage their food allergy is essential as they grow older. As a parent, you naturally have more control when your child is...
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Are Peanuts the Only “Bad Boy” Legume?

Are Peanuts the Only “Bad Boy” Legume?
While peanut allergies are the most prevalent of food allergies, there are other legumes to which some children may have an allergic reaction. Peanuts are often...
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Can Children Overcome Food Allergies?

Can Children Overcome Food Allergies?
Of the eight most common food allergies found in children; milk, eggs, wheat and soy allergies are the easiest to outgrow. Some children are fortunate enough to...
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Kids with Food Allergies are Often Targets of Bullying

Kids with Food Allergies are Often Targets of Bullying
As if bullies need a reason to throw their weight around, kids with food allergies are more often a prime target of bully maliciousness. Research shows...
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Guiding Your Child’s Attitude About Food Allergies

Guiding Your Child’s Attitude About Food Allergies
Whether it’s a holiday meal or a class party, children with food allergies will sooner or later encounter scenarios where they cannot participate. These children would...
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Tapestry Threads

b2ap3_thumbnail_family-pic12.jpgI am no stranger to the connection between diet and its effect on health. When I was growing up a popular slogan was “You are what...
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Know How to Recognize Food Allergy Symptoms

Know How to Recognize Food Allergy Symptoms
The symptoms of allergic reactions to food vary both in type and severity among individuals and even in one individual over time. Some children may not...
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Are the Airlines on Board with Passengers’ Food Allergies?

Are the Airlines on Board with Passengers’ Food Allergies?
Allergic travelers are stepping up and speaking out about their rights as airline passengers.  Some are even getting political support. This past December, the New JerseySenate unanimously passed...
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Food Allergy Myths about Organic, Natural and Allergen-Free Food

Food Allergy Myths about Organic, Natural and Allergen-Free Food
You might think that food grown organically would be free of allergens, but this is a misconception. Organic foods may be free of harmful pesticides, but...
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Baked Milk and Egg Can Speed Up Resolution of Food Allergies

Baked Milk and Egg Can Speed Up Resolution of Food Allergies

Read about how baked milk and egg can speed up the resolution of food alllergies.  Full post is on our blog

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Advice for handling food sensitivities

Tips from a mom who deals with her daughter's food sensitivities.This is one of the most-read posts on the SunButter blog about a family dealing with food restrictions at school, so we're sharing it here... How...
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