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Medical Express: Kids "with food allergies has risen to one in 13/2 per classroom"

July 25, 2018, Medical Express: Sending children with food allergies to school can be stressful https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-07-children-food-allergies-school-stressful.html As summer winds down, parents and children are preparing for the start of the school year, but for children with food allergies, heading to school for the first time can come with significant stress and anxiety. When a child is at school, they're away from the watchful eye of their parents—those who can best control their children's exposure to allergens and recognize symptoms of a reaction. This issue affects more families than ever before as the number of children with food allergies has risen to one in 13, or about two per classroom….