New York Times Magazine Cover Story - Let\'s Write!

Posted on: Fri, 06/08/2001 - 11:51pm
Going Nuts's picture
Offline
Joined: 10/04/2001 - 09:00

This Sunday the New York Times Magaizne Section's cover story is about children with food allergies. The article is pretty good and sympathetic overall, but doesn't go quite far enough.

Once again (pain in the butt that I am), I am asking you to write. Munchkin's Mom, your letter would be a GREAT response to this article.

Amy

Posted on: Mon, 06/11/2001 - 2:18am
EILEEN's picture
Offline
Joined: 04/06/1999 - 09:00

Great idea, I will send off a letter this week. I thought the article was very good, especially the discussion of parents dealing with "risk-assesment" and "secondary traumatic stress disorder." The article could have covered more areas (schools, food bans, bullying etc)but it is great to see a major publication as the NYT magazine devote so many pages to food allergies!

Posted on: Mon, 06/11/2001 - 7:57am
anonymous's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/28/2009 - 16:42

The NYTimes.com website has a discussion board devoted to this article. I think it would be nice if some of our members could join in the discussion. I posted my letter in this format as well as emailing it to the NY Times.
Lori

Posted on: Mon, 06/11/2001 - 10:45am
EILEEN's picture
Offline
Joined: 04/06/1999 - 09:00

Munchkin's mom, thanks for bringing up the discussion board,
link to NYT discussion
[url="http://forums.nytimes.com/webin/WebX?50@@.f203711"]http://forums.nytimes.com/webin/WebX?50@@.f203711[/url]
link to article
[url="http://www.nytimes.com/2001/06/10/magazine/10ALLERGY.html"]www.nytimes.com/2001/06/10/magazine/10ALLERGY.html[/url]

Peanut Free Store

More Articles

There are many reasons why you may want to substitute almond flour for wheat flour in recipes. Of course, if you have a...

Are you looking for peanut-free candies as a special treat for a child with...

Do you have a child with peanut allergies and an upcoming birthday? Perhaps you'd like to bake a...

Most nut butters provide all the same benefits: an easy sandwich spread, a great dip for veggies, a fun addition to a smoothie. But not...

Do you have a sweet tooth and more specifically a chocolate craving? Those with peanut allergies must...