Great article in Atlanta newspaper

Posted on: Wed, 08/14/2002 - 10:05am
anonymous's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/28/2009 - 16:42

pThere was a wonderful article in the Atlanta Journal and Constitution on Tuesday, Aug. 13. It is too long to scan, but maybe some people can get a copy. I am going to save it for when Cooper starts school next year./p

Posted on: Wed, 08/14/2002 - 10:59am
anonymous's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/28/2009 - 16:42

That was a good article--I sure wish I could get them to write something like that here!
the link to that article on the web is:
[url="http://www.accessatlanta.com/ajc/living/health/0802/13allergies.html"]http://www.accessatlanta.com/ajc/living/health/0802/13allergies.html[/url]
[This message has been edited by Cam's Mom (edited August 14, 2002).]

Posted on: Wed, 08/14/2002 - 11:16am
Carefulmom's picture
Offline
Joined: 01/03/2002 - 09:00

That was a great article. It`s interesting that they say that 9 states have banned peanuts in schools. From reading these boards, I had the impression that no states in the U.S. had banned peanuts in schools. Does anyone know which 9 states it is? It isn`t California.

Posted on: Wed, 08/14/2002 - 11:27am
anonymous's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/28/2009 - 16:42

it's not Florida either- They serve PB sand. in the school cafeteria!!

Posted on: Thu, 08/15/2002 - 12:19am
pamom's picture
Offline
Joined: 02/20/2001 - 09:00

Hi everyone! Just thought I would suggest that everyone print this article off and give it to you child's teacher with a packet of info regarding your child's allergies or e-mail it to your principal and teacher. (or your mil or relative who does not get it) very good article. I was even thinking of making copies for the lunchroom staff at my kids school.
What do you guys think?
Have a good day!
------------------

Posted on: Thu, 08/15/2002 - 12:30am
austin2001's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/03/2002 - 09:00

Great article! I have already made copies to show my daycare....

Posted on: Thu, 08/15/2002 - 5:00am
Sue's picture
Sue
Offline
Joined: 02/13/1999 - 09:00

Great article! Thanks for posting.
I sent a thank you e-mail to author of the article.
Sue in Sunny Arizona

Posted on: Fri, 08/16/2002 - 6:32am
HaydensMom's picture
Offline
Joined: 08/13/2002 - 09:00

Well it's not Texas either! I am curious too.

Posted on: Fri, 08/16/2002 - 7:20am
anonymous's picture
Offline
Joined: 05/28/2009 - 16:42

It's not Washington State, for sure.

Peanut Free and Nut Free Community

Click on one of the categories below to see all topics and discussions.

Latest Discussions

Latest Post by Timurasizn Thu, 09/17/2020 - 11:06pm
Comments: 0
Latest Post by doggydude Sun, 07/19/2020 - 4:36am
Comments: 1
Latest Post by Tinsley Thu, 07/16/2020 - 8:12am
Comments: 5
Latest Post by Tinsley Thu, 07/16/2020 - 7:21am
Comments: 13
Latest Post by beachgal2020 Wed, 07/15/2020 - 1:45pm
Comments: 79

Peanut Free Store

More Articles

People with peanut allergy are advised to wear a peanut allergy bracelet or a medical ID bracelet that indicates the allergy so that if they...

Unless we consciously carve out time for self-care, constant food allergy management can slowly erode our sense of well-being. Signs of allergy-...

When love is in the air we can get caught up in the moment and throw caution to the wind. However, if you have a...

There is no definitive treatment for a peanut allergy. Because every case different, reactions will...

Tree nuts and peanuts are distinctly different. An allergy to one does not guarantee an allergy to the other. Peanuts are considered legumes and...

Many doctors treat allergies, including pediatricians and general practice doctors. When allergies are severe, primary care physicians often refer...

Are you tired of serving fresh-cut fruits and veggies as a healthy snack? Sure, there's nothing wrong with these options, but they can get boring...

For those living with peanut allergies, having a source of ready-to-eat 'safe' foods can be a...

Are you craving cake? Perhaps there's an upcoming birthday...

Asthma is a condition that is considered to be chronic and long term. Asthma disrupts the airways located in the lungs. Asthma often causes these...

Peanut oil is an inexpensive, healthful and inoffensive way to cook—unless you have a peanut allergy!

Light peanut oil is popular as a...

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

People with peanut allergy should know about foods to avoid, as many who are allergic to peanuts are allergic to other nuts like walnuts, cashews...

If you or your child has a peanut allergy, that unmistakable smell of peanuts wafting through the air...

Whether you have a child with a peanut allergy or you are sensitive to packing a nut-free lunch out of concern for other people’s children, it is...

Those with severe peanut allergies soon learn to look for the 'peanut-free sign' on any packaged food purchase. This is a notation found on a wide...

For many people with peanut allergies, baked goods present one of the most significant risks. Even if...

Are you craving sweets? Those with peanut allergies must be especially careful when indulging their...

Peanuts and Nuts Can Trigger An Asthma Attack

According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAI), more than 3...

There are more "peanut-free" products than ever on the supermarket shelves. This means more choices than ever for peanut-allergic shoppers and...