Parents Talk: Special Needs Kids and Food Allergy Management

By Anne King I recently spoke with five moms of kids that have food allergies as well as special needs (such as autism or developmental delay), to learn about the specific challenges they face. Each parent spoke of the need to have a team — family, allergist, therapist and school — working together to understand…  Read More

Food Allergies and Holiday Parties: A Guide for Keeping Safe

Holiday parties can be a challenge when you’re managing food allergies. Here are some tips from our members, whether you are celebrating with family, friends or co-workers. If You’re a Host Be Allergy Aware. Ask your guests about food allergies in advance, because they may not volunteer that information (especially in a workplace setting). Being…  Read More