food allergies

Teal pumpkin Halloween bucket
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John McDevitt
October 29, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Kids with life-threatening food allergies can go door-to-door for safe tricks and treats on Halloween, thanks to the Teal Pumpkin Project. Read more here.
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Blue pumpkin bucket
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John McDevitt
October 25, 2019 - 7:34 pm
Not everyone will be able to say “trick or treat” on Thursday. A distinct pumpkin trend is raising awareness so everyone feels included, but some parents feel it does the opposite. Read more here.
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A girl being bullied.
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Suzanne Monaghan
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Approximately two kids in every classroom have food allergies, according to FARE (Food Allergy Research Education), and many children are bullied because of their food allergies.
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Lynne Adkins
June 18, 2018 - 8:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Too many children suffer from peanut allergies, but there's actually a list of the top foods likely to cause life-threatening problems. "The most common are the top eight, which we talk about a lot," said Megan Lewis, a nurse practitioner in the Division of Allergy...
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