Peanut-Free Anxiety

Finding out your child has food allergies can be a scary thing. Watching your child have an anaphylactic reaction is downright terrifying. After experiencing it first hand, it’s something we never wanted to see again. Especially after hearing that the reaction may get worse the next time. My husband and I spent a balmy Florida New Year’s in the ER, at our 7-year-old son’s side. We traded fireworks and countdowns for beeping machines, a scared and sick kid, and a shot of epinephrine (not the kind of shot I thought any of us would be taking that night). When the