Back to school can be a time of heightened stress. Here’s a wealth of resources from the allergists and others who attended our Twitter party
It’s important to be organized and communicate well to ensure that the school your allergic child is attending is on top of anaphylaxis prevention measures and safety protocols.
Under entity laws, “stock epi” is moving to public venues – including theme parks, restaurants, sports arenas and daycares
Ontario law ends practice of locking asthma medication in a principal’s office.
Emergency auto-injectors were used in more than 900 cases of anaphylaxis in U.S. schools last academic year.
Lawsuit alleges allergy accommodation requests led to harassment and child abuse investigation.
Half of students and staff who reacted had no known allergies.
Experts call the comment evidence of a deep misunderstanding of food allergies in schools.
A girl with severe milk and egg allergies is back with classmates after lengthy negotiations.
Mennett Lee, who holds a masters of education degree, founded the Food Allergy Education Network and spent many years advocating for children with food allergies from her town of Branford, Connecticut. She and fellow volunteers provided educational resources on food allergies to families, schools and local communities.