School Nurses Are the Food Allergy Champions Who Keep Kids Safe at School

Kids With Food Allergies, May 10, 2018

School Nurses Are the Food Allergy Champions Who Keep Kids Safe at School

Kids spend a lot of time at school. That can be stressful for parents of kids with food allergies who worry their child will have a food allergy reaction called anaphylaxis at school. Taking a coordinated team approach with the school nurse as the team leader is the best way to keep children safe at school. The nurse can communicate with both parents and teachers. They have a nursing background but are also part of the educational team. These two things together make them the right person, in th