Sending a child with food allergies to school or child care can be scary at first. Giving up some of the control over your child's snacks and meals is hard to do. But, with proper planning, your child can have a safe and healthy year at school.
Children as young as 4 or 5 can be taught that they have a part to play in managing their food allergies.
Give your child simple rules such as:
When your child can read, teach him or her how to read labels on packages.
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