Food Allergy Alert — food allergy

Age children carry their Epipen

Age children carry their Epipen

At what age should my son with food allergy start carrying his  Epipen Auto-Injectors?
Most parents of college students  with food allergies will tell you to start teaching your child to carry the epinephrine injectors  before they start middle school.

Many schools, especially in Canada, now require for
children to self carry the epinephrine auto injectors inside a


Airplane travel with Epipen and food allergy.

Airplane travel with Epipen and food allergy.

When traveling with food allergies the safest food to eat, especially while in transit at airports and public transportation waiting areas, is to pack at home a small back pack with allergy free foods and snacks.  Stay away from buying prepared foods or package snacks from vendors you are not familiar with.


Summer fun peanut free, egg free, milk free tasty snacks and cookies.

Summer fun peanut free, egg free, milk free tasty snacks and cookies.

Allergy Free (no nuts, no eggs, no milk) foods that are easy to find and taste great! kids with food allergies and their friends will like.

Most items are sold at regional supermarket chains in the US such as  Publix, Fresh Market, Vans, and national chains like Whole Food Stores in the US.