Food Allergies and Anaphylaxis- the science bit

If you *don’t* have an allergic child, or an allergy yourself, you may not know why allergies can be life threatening, or why it is not being “over-protective” to ensure your child has their epi pen with them at all times. This post, from the brilliant medic The Allergist Mom not only explains it in simple, but medically correct terms, she also draws pictures. It is great. Read it. That is all.