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School Official: 'Just Shoot' Kids With Food Allergies

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.27.2014 | Parents

A school board official in Michigan made a public remark about shooting kids with food allergies -- and it caused her to leave her job. Advocates say ...

What It's Like to Be an Allergy-Mom

Carissa K | Posted 06.24.2013 | Parents
Carissa K

While my son is a child with food allergies, I on the other hand, know that I am one of those allergy-moms. The reason for the distinction is because it seems to me that kids are more accepting of food allergies than adults are.

Food Allergies: Doctors Disagree on Peanut-Free Schools/Classrooms Plus Talk on Bullying

S.Z. Berg | Posted 03.04.2013 | Parents
S.Z. Berg

At the center of the fallout are the allergic children and teenagers who are sometimes left feeling unsafe, socially set apart from their peers at lunch or in classroom celebrations, and teased or bullied by other students.

Catherine Pearson

What Parents Often Don't Know About Their Food Allergic Kids

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.24.2012 | Parents

When children have food allergies, their parents have to constantly watch out for allergens and be prepared for a possible reaction. Another concer...