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College and Food Allergies Resource Hub

Living at university can seem daunting for special-diet students. But the good news is that – from searchable online menus to free-from zones – colleges are starting to get with the allergy-friendly program.  1. Allergic Living’s Charts: These charts compare food and residence accommodations at 32 U.S. colleges, and show you the allergy issues to […]

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Back-to-School with Food Allergies: 7 Must-Have Tools

Back-to-school season is a big deal in every student’s life. But when a child has food allergies, a parent must super organized and communicate well to ensure that the school is on top of anaphylaxis prevention measures and safety protocols. Also essential is that your student gets to be a full participant in school life, […]

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Schools and Allergies Resource Hub

Anaphylaxis action plans, 504 planning, food allergy resources for teachers and parents.

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Food Allergy & Celiac Awareness Month ToolKit 2015

Free ebooks to posters, handouts, top resources, events and more.

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Parents Sue School Board, Principal in Shocking Allergy Rights Case

Lawsuit alleges allergy accommodation requests led to harassment and child abuse investigation.

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Stock Epi Saves 38 in Chicago Public Schools

Half of students and staff who reacted had no known allergies.

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School Trustee Resigns After ‘Joke’ About Shooting Allergic Students

Experts call the comment evidence of a deep misunderstanding of food allergies in schools.

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Food Allergy Bullying: What You Can Do

Bullying is damaging for anyone to endure, but when students are bullied because of their food allergies, the consequences can be life-threatening. Whether it’s carrying an epinephrine auto-injector in a visible location, or constantly reminding people about your food allergy, this condition can make it difficult to blend in, explained Dylan Brennan, who is now […]

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7 Mistakes to Avoid When Advocating at a 504 Meeting

Allergy advocate Gina Clowes offers advice on how to successfully negotiate a 504 plan to ensure that your child stays allergy safe at school.

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Allergic Student Returns to School with New Accommodations Plan

A girl with severe milk and egg allergies is back with classmates after lengthy negotiations.

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