For parents of children with food allergies, starting a new school year can seem daunting. As the mom of a daughter with celiac disease, I know how overwhelming food allergies are at times. To ensure a safe, positive school year that meets the needs of a food allergic child, follow these tips from moms and experts who’ve been there.
This 1690 word feature includes research and quotes from Food Allergy Research & Education as well as from respected moms in the food allergy and celiac communities. It details lunchtime tips, communication with teachers and room parents, and 504s.
It is available for reprint.