Our directory is intended as a resource for people with peanut and nut allergies. It contains foods, helpful products, and much more.
- What is a Peanut Allergy
- Foods to Avoid
- The Allergic Reaction
- Recognizing and Treating Anaphylaxis
- Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
- Medical ID Bracelets
- Support Groups
Peanut Free and Nut Free
Other Food Allergies
Flying Internationally with a PA son
We are planning on going to visit family in South Africa in the fall. I am worried about the plane ride for my 3 yr old son who has a peanut and tree nut allergy. We would be flying from Cleveland, OH to Washington DC, then from DC to Johannesburg on South African Airways with a stop over in Dakar in Senegal ( we don't have to get off the plane at this stop). I am terrified to travel with him for so long and with the possibilities of delays with all the stops. What if he has a reaction on the plane? What if I run out of food for him? I'm thinking about not bringing him with. Has anyone had any experiences like this? What would you recommend?