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Posted on: Tue, 11/19/2019 - 11:06am
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I think that you absolutely did the right thing. I would have done the same. You are a mom first and foremost and the health and well-being of your child is your first priority so you are amazing for coming up with the idea of letting her know that you are PA as well. I agree with other posts here that you can let her know that you outgrew the allergy. But getting here to eat and trust food again is really important. What she went through is scary and this is the best way to get her to a good place. You are a great mom!

Posted on: Thu, 11/21/2019 - 10:31am
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If your child is afraid to eat because of an allergic reaction and going to the hospital, that's totally understandable. But what you did for your child is so commendable and shows what a fantastic mom you are. We would do anything for our kids and when they're not eating, especially becuase of a traumatic experience, I would say just about anything to ensure that they overcome a fear and start to eat again.

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