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Risk-Taking and Teens with Food Allergies

by Tiffany deSilva, MSW, LSW When you were a teenager, did your mother ever ask you the age-old question, “If all of your friends jumped off a bridge, would you jump, too?” If adolescents answered this question truthfully, their answer would be, read more …

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts in Houston, SanAntonio, and More

Posted on: August 31, 2017 9:00 am
Tags: Food-allergy, Anaphylaxis, Allergy-awareness, Harvey, Hurricane, Shelter, Food, Bank, Food-bank, Relief, Effort,
Texas was hit very hard by Hurricane Harvey and the rain is still coming. San Antonio didn’t get much compared to other locations. Many of the people who have been evacuated from the coast are already in San Antonio. We are expecting 10,000 more read more …

The Food Allergy Parent’s #1 Back-to-School Tool: Educate, Educate, Educate!

by Alison Grace Johansen If you’re a food allergy parent like me, you’re undoubtedly in full back-to-school preparation mode. You’ve probably been planning for quite a while now. Whether we’ve already had meetings with the school or read more …