Food allergy bullying: a rising and unrecognized wave of harassment
Food is at the center of everyone’s lives. For children and families with food allergies, school lunch tables and other social situations can be very challenging.
Together, we can become more educated and help stop food allergy bullying.
1 in 5 children report being bullied.
1 in 13 children have a food allergy.
1 in 2 with food allergies report being bullied.
Northeast Ohio Food Allergy Network’s new book “Bullying Leaves a Bad Taste” offers tips, tools and strategies for kids with food allergies to help them handle bullying and build confidence.