Traveling with Food Allergies

Planning a trip can be stressful for anyone. Traveling with a food allergy can be particularly challenging but with confidence and planning, it can be achieved. Follow these planning tips when traveling domestically or abroad. • Study your destination. There are many allergy-friendly resorts/theme parks that welcome food allergic...

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HEADING TO CAMP WITH FOOD ALLERGIES

Summer is the season for fun indulging in outdoor activities. For the millions of children with food allergies, there are likely thousands that will be going to summer camp. Before your child heads out, there are steps that should be taken to ensure a safe experience for the allergic...

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UNDERSTANDING LACTOSE INTOLERANCE

  Lactose intolerance is one of the most misunderstood and misdiagnosed digestive conditions.  The National Institute of Health (NIH) defines lactose intolerance as: “A syndrome of diarrhea, abdominal pain, flatulence, and/or bloating occurring after the ingestion of the milk sugar, lactose.” Symptoms result from lactose malabsorption, which is a...

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Check Out Our Food Allergy Support Group

Join us the first Tuesday of each month for our Food Allergy Support group. This support group is open to the community. Adults only please. Food Allergies can be very challenging at times, join our group so you don’t have to do it alone! At each meeting we do...

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