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Posted on: Tue, 10/19/2004 - 8:02am
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I have a 5 year old son with a semi-mild peanut allergy. I have 4 other children so I'm a little tired of reading labels. I'm trying to find some type of list of products that are peanut free. I did find one list on the internet from a school and it listed many things I've fed my son. All LIttle Debbie snacks, Ritz Bits cheese crackers, anything Keebler, chocolate covered pretzels, etc. Are there more lists like that around. One that actually says what they can eat rather than what they can't? We have epi pens at home and at school but it's fairly new to the school. It's a small school without a nurse but his teacher has his epipen and knows how to use it. I'd like to give a list to the other parents because they like to bring treats for special occassions and his teacher said to avoid all chocolate. Today he couldn't eat a cupcake because the teacher didn't know what mix or what was in it. I'm glad but it's hard for my son. I'd like to have a box of some type of treat for him that his teacher can give him in those situations. Any help with safe food would be appreciated.
Thanks, Debi

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