If you or a loved one have a food allergy, you probably know how frustrating it can be when others don't understand its potential seriousness or are unwilling to accommodate. This lack of food allergy knowledge and awareness can be especially problematic for kids, who are more prone to severe reactions and may not want to "make a big deal" out of their food allergy in front of peers. With this in mind, later this summer we plan to create three educational video about food allergy, for children in elementary, middle, and high school.
To determine what these educational videos should look like and what content they should contain, we are currently conducting a survey of youth with food allergy to get their perspectives. Therefore, if you have a child with food allergy, or you are a child with food allergy,
Thank you so much for your help with this important project!