High school students praised for studyWTNH(WTNH) - The question has been raised as to whether or not early exposure can prevent kids from developing food allergies. It's a question a Connecticut teenager set out to find an answer to.
The new Breakfast in the Classroom program, in which all Chicago Public Schools elementary students will eat free breakfast at their desks for the first 10 to 15 minutes of the school day, is well-intentioned but potentially dangerous in execution. The program makes school an unsafe place for thousands of kids with food allergies .
The death of a Chicago seventh-grader who suffered an allergic food reaction during a classroom party last year has led to a bill now awaiting the governor’s signature that would allow school nurses to administer life-saving epinephrine ...
Dining out is one of America’s favorite pastimes, but for the millions of people with food allergies and intolerances, the experience can often be frustrating and stressful. Paul Antico, founder of AllergyEats (www.allergyeats.com), the biggest and fastest growing source for finding allergy-friendly restaurants, understands these challenges first-hand, from dining out with his three food allergic children. Over the past year, AllergyEats – a free, peer-based resource – has significantly improved the way food allergic and gluten-intolerant individuals find “allergy-friendly” restaurants. Now, Paul is sharing his personal tips for dining out with food allergies and intolerances.