Tag Archives: Food Allergy

Introducing foods AFTER a food allergy diagnosis – a practical step-by-step guide to reduce your anxiety.

This has come up recently with a family that I am supporting so thought I would share this challenge here and what assistance I have offered. When your child is diagnosed with a food allergy what I have noticed is … Continue reading

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Making good choices: We could all eat better…

So I got the opportunity to have some “air time” on Sunday and it was fun. But, of course, it was a only a few minutes worth and it made me realise what I REALLY wanted to say to the general … 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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Does my child have a food allergy?

It can be difficult to ascertain whether your child does in fact have a food allergy, but more importantly, to what foods. Obviously a qualified Allergist is the health professional you need to seek in order to do the most … Continue reading

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Celebrate the wins

When my son had a real dairy ice-cream for the first time, there were tears. Our initial food allergy diagnosis was egg and dairy and then a few months later, Peanut, Walnut and Pecan. The thoughts that crept into my head were … Continue reading

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