As someone who personally suffers from multiple food allergies, I’ve always been cognizant of the limitations in the current treatments for this life threatening condition. While it’s recommended by doctors and the leading advocacy groups for patients and/or caregivers to carry epinephrine at all times due to the threat of…

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“There are several reasons the teenage years are the most dangerous for food allergies. Teenagers want to fit in and don’t like to draw attention to themselves. So, many teens with food allergies are embarrassed to talk about their allergies or to be seen carrying their epinephrine auto-injector.”

Below is an excerpt from a recent article published by a high school sophomore. He shares his insights on the challenges of living life as a teen with multiple food allergies. …

Javier Evelyn

Javier Evelyn is the Founder and CEO of Alerje

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