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Join Us for Our Twitter Chat on How to Prepare for Anaphylaxis


Join Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) on Monday, May 11, 2020, at noon ET for a Twitter chat on preparing for and treating anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction.

Follow @kfatweets and @AAAAI_org and use the hashtag #foodallergy101 to join the conversation. KFA, AAAAI and other experts will answer questions about:

  • What is a food allergy?
  • What is the best way to tell if someone has a food allergy?
  • How can I prevent food allergy reactions?
  • How can I prevent food allergies from developing in my infant?
  • How should I prepare for anaphylaxis?
  • Is it safe to go to the emergency department during the COVID-19 pandemic?
  • What makes someone at higher risk of having anaphylaxis to food?

ACT for Allergy

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and May 10-16 is Food Allergy Awareness Week. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) and the MedicAlert Foundation have teamed up to help you ACT to protect your child from anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction. Make your pact to ACT and help us raise awareness about food allergies.


Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). AAFA is the largest and oldest nonprofit patient organization dedicated to asthma and allergies. KFA educates families and communities with practical food allergy management strategies to save lives and improve the quality of life for children and their families. Our online community includes public blogs. To post a comment, you will need to register or sign in. Registered members have access to additional specialized support forums for food allergies. Registration is free!

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