Hello, I don’t like to share frightening or tragic stories but in this case I wanted to comment on this sad story and share my thoughts. My deepest condolences go out to this family. I grieve for their loss along with them. 13 year old girl dies after ingesting Peanut […]
The Allergy Mom blog is for families dealing with Allergies, Anaphylaxis, Asthma, Eczema and related disorders. You can expect posts on various topics relevant to those living a life with allergies.
Hiya! I took my 2 kids and one of my son’s friends to the movies on Saturday night -that’s right -one adult -3 kids…what could possibly go wrong? Allergies & Asthma at the Movies My daughter who is severely allergic to dairy, peanuts and tree nuts (anaphylactic) often gets snuffy […]
Hello there, I have reached out to offer support to families in many different ways over the years. This post was originally published in July of 2013. I continue to share it on the blog in the hopes that it will offer inspiration for other allergy advocates to do the […]
In Bullies’ Hands Nuts or Milk May be a Weapon By CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS Any difference can set schoolchildren apart from their peers and potentially make them a target for bullying. But a severe food allergy is a unique vulnerability: It takes only one lunch or cupcake birthday party for […]
Hello there, Success for those pushing Motion 230 to recognize Anaphylaxis as a serious health concern for Canadians! Victory! After all of the hard work and advocacy, Canadian Anaphylaxis Initiative announces the passing of Motion M-230 with a UNANIMOUS decision in support of the Anaphylaxis Motion! Here is the press […]
Hiya! Thought I would share some of the letters I wrote in the early days of this Allergy Mom journey… My efforts to be a squeaky wheel and bring awareness to the need for policies to support our allergic children at school. I was recently contacted by a woman […]