Being the mother of a peanut allergic child for 11 years, I have learned many things through experience and research that have helped our family safely navigate through the food allergy minefield. A parent of a food allergic child must always be vigilant concerning food. It can be very stressful feeling that one mistake could land your child in the emergency room struggling to breathe. This is why tips from others in the food allergy community are so helpful in avoiding potential problems and helping food allergy parents feel more at ease.
That being said, here are a few tips regarding peanut allergies that we have picked up along the way.
(Tips apply for the time this article was written in 7/2013)
Tips for the egg allergic and shellfish allergic to come in upcoming articles.
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