"Now that twice as many kids as ever have food allergies, reports of being bullied about it also have increased. The bullying includes children being taunted about the food allergy or even being pelted by the food to which they are allergic. This could be life-threatening; anaphylactic shock — the most extreme reaction to a food allergen — can be deadly. So, if your child has a food allergy, here’s what we suggest you do to make sure there’s no bullying: "
Read more: http://www.theprovince.com/health/Help+your+child+stand+food+allergy+bullies/7333524/story.html#ixzz293dMA6OC
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