Curbing the frequency of fatty, sugary snacks in the classroom benefits all kids, not just those with food allergies.
From blogs to the press to esteemed medical journals, those who support anaphylaxis policies in schools are being branded as “hysterical” or “fearful” or even needing to “feel special”. Exceptional anxiety is portrayed as the rule. AL bites into: why critics love to hate food allergy.
By nature, teens are a risk-taking bunch. When those risks involve food allergies, the consequences can be alarming. At worse, they can be fatal.
Good schools are breathing better; questions to ask.