Helpful Tips and Resources when Traveling with Food Allergies

Posted 6.6.14 | Christine Graham-Garo

Now that Summer is in full swing, vacations will start to be planned and enjoyed. If you have food allergies or have a child with food allergies, the planning for a vacation is so much more than booking tours and visiting historic sites. Below are links to resources and previous blog posts we wrote on how best plan and ensure safety when traveling with food allergies. 

This is one of our favorite, go-to resources. You can count on FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) to have some of the best information out there!

Traveling with Neocate

Not sure what the restrictions are on traveling with special formula? This post explains what you need to know!

Traveling with Food Allergies: the Importance of Planning Ahead

This post walks through things you should think about in advance to be sure you're ready on your big travel day.

Tips from a Mother on Traveling with Food Allergic Children

Want to hear from a parent who's been through traveling with food allergies before? This article by Gina Clowes is just what you're looking for!

Lastly, Kids with Food Allergies (KFA) offers a free educational webinar given by Dr Matthew Greenhawt, Pediatric Allergist, and attorney Laurel Francoeur. The goal of this webinar is to educate families on medical issues related to flying with food allergies. They provide simple, practical tips to offer protection and reduce anxiety. They also address the legal side of flying with food allergies highlighting your legal rights.

Click here to view the webinar and lots of amazing resources, also available on the same page.

We hope this helps and that you and your family enjoy this coming Summer time. What tips do you have to share with other families? Let us know in the comments section, below!

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