How to Prepare for Food Allergies at Camp

In honor of Food Allergy Awareness Week (May 14–20, 2017), Margaret Redmond, MD, discusses how to be lower the chances of food allergy reactions at camp and what to do in case of allergen ingestion.

Food allergy is a common topic for questions that I receive from parents and caregivers in the allergy clinic as the prevalence of food allergies has increased in the last twenty years.1 In this blog, I hope to de-mystify how to manage food allergy at camp.