Thank You For Being a Friend – The Need for Food Allergy Education in Elementary School

My tree nut allergic son's deskmate grabbed the loose walnut and teased him with it, waving the walnut close to his face...

"Kids WANT to do the right thing. Kind WANT to be supportive. Sometimes they don't have enough facts to know how to do so." Statistically, there are two kids in every classroom with food allergies. We need to teach our kids the facts about this condition, so they can act appropriately.