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Meet Sarah Ackerman, a member of FARE’s Rising Leaders Committee, and learn a little more about her!

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"I’m sharing my story in honor of Food Allergy Awareness Week to encourage kids like me to use their passions to create a better place for people with allergies."

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Jacqueline Landy
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The way we currently talk about food allergies minimizes the visibility of non-IgE food allergies, and the impact they have on families.

Mun Cho, registered dietitian
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“Thank you to my mother for her many years of working to help keep me safe in the face of food allergies.”

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Hadley Husisian

Looking for ways to show your mom you care that don’t involve food? Check out these crafts that tell her how special she is, on Mother’s Day and every day.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Saloni Somia (@epi_eats)
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Food allergies can make you feel excluded from social occasions. Being prepared and communicating openly about your needs can help relieve anxiety and inspire confidence.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Audrey Cha
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Melissa Rubel and her husband Matt are members of FARE’s Board of National Ambassadors. Meet Melissa and learn a little more about their family!

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Oral food challenges can be overwhelming, nerve-wracking and scary. Parents and others can help by being aware and having empathy.

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Arjin Claire
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On Siblings

“Having a companion who understands you, protects you and advocates for you is necessary when facing life's obstacles as a food-allergic child.”

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Lexi Rosenbloom
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“When your food allergy anxiety interferes with the person you want to be and the way you want to live your life, it becomes a problem.”

Paige Freeman, PhD
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