Reducing anxiety in a child with food allergy
My son Alex is very atopic. He suffers from eczema, asthma, allergic rhinitis (hayfever) and food allergies.
Alex was diagnosed with an allergy to egg and peanut at 16 months of age. He had his first anaphylactic reaction at age two when he was given a peanut butter sandwich by accident. He had one mouthful which he spat out. Alex’s tongue swelled up so much it...