Parents of Children with a Food Allergy Wish You Knew These 4 Things

Food Allergies Are Not Made Up Food allergies are very real and can put our children’s lives at risk. Allergic reactions can include full-body hives, serious tummy troubles, and even anaphylactic shock. Allergy testing is done to determine the allergen, generally because our children have had one or a few of these scary reactions already. Please don’t preach “your beliefs” … [Read more...]

Unexpected Benefits of Food Allergies

Food allergies are now much more common than they have ever been before. Some of the common allergens include wheat, eggs, dairy, peanuts, and shellfish. Allergic reactions can range from life threatening breathing problems to mild bouts of eczema, so it is important to get your child tested by an allergist if there is any suspicion that your child may be allergic to any type … [Read more...]