May is Awareness Month for the trio of food allergy, celiac disease and asthma. We encourage you to educate others about these important and often misunderstood diseases. And we’ve got terrific articles and posters to assist your advocating efforts.
Food Allergy Awareness Posters
A Kid’s Viewpoint:
I am a Child with Food Allergies
Customize Your Own!
Print out and attach a photo of your child and sign their name. Or if you have a PDF editing program, you can insert a photo into the document.
I am a Child with Food Allergies Custom
A food allergy reaction is a potentially life-threatening response. Among the questions our readers frequently ask are: Just when is it anaphylaxis? How common are severe reactions? When do you give an epinephrine shot? And when is it safe to presume a milder reaction? Here is a primer of 18 key points about allergic reactions.
Tools From FARE
- May 15: Food for Thought: Watch & Share FARE’s important video on food allergy awareness.
- May 17: Show us your teal! Share photos of your teal gear by using hashtag #Tealtakeover.
- May 18: Anaphlyaxis Awareness Day. Share your message about the seriousness of food allergies.
- Full Allergy Action Month Calendar of Events.
Tools From Beyond Celiac
Tools From AAFA
Tools From Allergic Living