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20 Ways to praise your child..

A little something positive for today 🙂 Needing a bit of inspiration to find some words to praise your child? Here is a quick list I have compiled of some helpful ways to tell your child how important they are. If … Continue reading

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Being grateful: Thank your Allergy Allies

  There are always special people who make living with food allergies easier. They remember that your child has a food allergy, they accommodate at social events and they support you in whatever way they can. Take your next opportunity … Continue reading

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Psychosocial Aspects of Food Allergy Among Adolescents (Webinar Recording and Recap) — FARE Blog

Linda Herbert, Ph.D., presented Psychosocial Aspects of Food Allergy Among Adolescents, July 13, 2016, as part of FARE’s free monthly webinar series. Dr. Herbert is an assistant professor in the Division of Psychology and Behavioral Health at Children’s National Health … Continue reading

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Feeling stressed? Top 4 tips :)

Parenting is challenging at the best of times but when you add Allergy management to daily life, it can be stressful. We all go through patches when we are particularly stressed for whatever reason. Here are my tips for getting … Continue reading

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The importance of being assertive – It’s actually OK to say No

I remember attending a birthday party for my friends 5 year old son. We had the usual chat about “what was Ok and what was not Ok” for the birthday cake and at this stage my son’s allergies had improved … Continue reading

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5 Top tips for thinking positively about Food Allergies

      I remember when I was first coming to terms with Sam’s food allergies, how easy it was to feel incredibly overwhelmed about what I was going to be able to feed him and what I was going … Continue reading

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