What's In Your Bag?

What's In Your Bag?
Really. What is in your AllerGear EpiPen® BackPack?  Have you heard about Jonas...the really big blizzard that slammed the Northeast region of the United States with record breaking amounts of snow over the weekend. Yes, that Jonas. In preparedness for the Blizzard Jonas, Governor Terry McAuliffe declared a state of...

Anorexia & Anxiety Resulted in EpiPen® BackPack.

Anorexia & Anxiety Resulted in EpiPen® BackPack.
Kids who live with food allergies wake up each morning and deal with unique stressors that can potentially cause life-threatening allergic reactions which requires constant vigilance to food-related stimuli. Very few studies have revealed whether or not food allergies are related to what I refer to as Food Allergy Anorexia Disorder...

Food Allergy Education in School is Paramount in Adolescents' Self-Governance

Food Allergy Education in School is Paramount in Adolescents' Self-Governance
During adolescence, management of food allergy transitions from being the parent’s responsibility to the child’s responsibility. With the increased prevalence of food allergies adolescents need special attention. Just as we take driving lessons to learn to drive a car; teenagers need consistent lessons to carry their EpiPen and inform others...