The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released the long-awaited school food allergy guidelines.
For Canadian To-Do List, click here. Before Arriving ✓ As a first step, check the dining sections of the colleges’ websites. Often there will be a page that talks about food allergies and gives contact information for the food services manager or dietitian – a good sign. ✓ We recommend visiting potential institutions before selecting the student’s […]
Keeping a food-allergic child safe and included in all school activities requires considerable planning.
For Rachel Maunus, a 13-year-old who lives with a life-threatening tree nut allergy, the school cafeteria can be a scary place – so her older sister decided to do something about that. Since 2011, Lauren Maunus, 15, has been spearheading an initiative designed to revolutionize food allergy awareness in Florida schools. “I’m really motivated because […]