Mystery hives & stomach ache at school

Posted on: Thu, 04/19/2007 - 12:38pm
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Joined: 01/16/2006 - 09:00

Oh dear, he's at that age, isn't he? Too old to continuously monitor, yet not old enough to totally trust his judgement.

Remind him the symptoms for a reaction. This is a good opportunity to go over his allergy action plan.

Strawberries are naturally high in histamine and can cause hives, even if not allergic. But the stomachache is a *definite* symptom.

Perhaps this would be a good time to show him the last couple of entries in the "In Memory" thread...just to drive your point home a little more.

Take care,

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