8 Travel Tips for Kids with Severe Food Allergies
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Plan your way to a worry-free vacation.

Yes, your family can venture out on a road trip, a camping trip—even a summer abroad—if the (adventurous) spirit moves you. Traveling with kids with severe food allergies can stir up all sorts of anxious feelings. You may be worried about being far from home and having access to the foods and treatments you need. But rest assured, it’s possible to get away—and enjoy it all—with a bit of planning and prep work.

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