Food for thought: Schools safeguard kids against allergies

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By Seth Jacobson/ [email]sjacobso@cnc.com[/email]
Friday, November 24, 2006 - Updated: 08:44 AM EST

As food services director for Stoughton schools, Ed Gilbert is responsible for about 4,000 lives.

While many may question how Gilbert

Posted on: Sat, 11/25/2006 - 3:39am
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2BusyBoys: Thank you for posting this. My daughter is one of the 250 kids in the Stoughton school system w/ a food allergy. She is peanut and tree nut allergic and thanks to Ed Gilbert has been very safe in the Stoughton Public Schools. (I didn't even know about this article until you posted it!)

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2BusyBoys: Thank you for posting this. My daughter is one of the 250 kids in the Stoughton school system w/ a food allergy. She is peanut and tree nut allergic and thanks to Ed Gilbert has been very safe in the Stoughton Public Schools. (I didn't even know about this article until you posted it!)

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