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Parents of Food Allergic Kids (POFAK) Support


This is the "heart and soul" of our community. This is the place to discuss all subjects of interest to parents of kids with food allergies.

Last Post: what are your preferred non-dairy alternatives?
POFAK Main Support Forum

Need help finding ingredients, allergy-friendly foods and substitutes? We can help with recipes and personalized cooking help, too! Stop by the "What's for Dinner" topic for menu ideas!

Last Post: tamales (or tamale pie)
Food and Cooking

Many kids with food allergies also have asthma and/or eczema (atopic dermatitis). Join other parents for information and support related to these conditions.

Last Post: How to Protect Hands While Handwashing if You Have Eczema
Asthma and Eczema Support

Support for allergic and non-allergic gastrointestinal disorder such as eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), food protein induced enterocolitis syndrome (FPIES), celiac disease, Crohn's, colitis, GERD/reflux or others.

Last Post: Need Help Maybe Eoe multiple Allergys
Gastrointestinal Disorders Support

Everything babies, toddles and preschoolers! Support for feeding infants, introducing foods, and ideas for feeding your picky toddler with food allergies. This can be a challenging age for managing food allergies and we can help with "been there, done that" experiences.

Last Post: Anyone have experience with celiac rash?
Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers

Food allergies can present different challenges for school-aged kids. Support for sending a child off to school or camp, navigating the 504 plan process, transitioning to self-carrying emergency medicines, and the need for independence and teen rebellion.

Last Post: choosing a college
School Age Kids, Tweens, & Teens

Find the latest in food allergy news and research - press releases, news stories and research updates. Share and ask questions about hot topics.

Last Post: Add your voice to food allergy drug development process!
News and Research
Kids With Food Allergies
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