Guest post by Teen Advisory Group member Anesha Santhanam Hey y’all! What’s up? My name is Anesha, I’m 15 years old, and I’m going into 10th grade. Just like many of my fellow teenagers, the jump into high school was something I definitely had to adapt to. Not only did I have to balance my… Continue reading A Teen’s Tips for Thriving in High School
Guest post by Carlo Steinman When I was in eighth grade, I went to Washington D.C. with my mother to attend the first Teen Summit. I didn’t know what to expect that first weekend, but what I found was more than I could have ever imagined. Teen Summit was more than just excellent programs and… Continue reading Favorite Memories from FARE Teen Summits
Every year, FARE hosts conferences for teens and families living with food allergies. This fall, tweens, teens and young adults ages 11-22, as well as their parents, will come together in Newport Beach, CA for the 12th Annual FARE Teen Summit. FARE asked Mariah McConnell to share her experiences at another FARE event, the 2017… Continue reading Looking Back on the 2017 FARE National Food Allergy Conference
Guest post by Teen Advisory Group (TAG) member Colin Lapus Traveling with food allergies is one thing, but traveling to another country, especially non-English speaking countries, is always a struggle when living with food allergies. I just recently returned from a trip to French Canada, and have also had the privileges of visiting France, Germany, and… Continue reading International Travel: A Teen’s Perspective
Last month, “Food Network Star” fans watched nervously as contestant Chef David Rose took a bite of a dessert that a teammate was making and then almost immediately spit it out because it contained peanuts – and he’s allergic to peanuts. For those of us in the food allergy community, it was a nerve-wracking moment,… Continue reading An Interview With Food Network Star’s David Rose
Guest post from Kate Stack, winner of the 2016 Teen Summit Innovation Tank This past November I had the opportunity to attend Teen Summit in Milwaukee, WI, and be a part of the first ever Innovation Tank. The short story is that it was an amazing experience, and I am counting down the days until… Continue reading Reflections on the 2016 FARE Teen Summit Innovation Tank
FARE wants to hear about how you plan to stay Safe for the Summer with your Food Allergy Action Hero. Enter our contest by July 5, 2017 for a chance to win some Safe for the Summer swag! How to Enter Snap a photo of your Food Allergy Action Hero (Boy or Girl). Upload it… Continue reading Enter to Win the #FARESummerAdventure Contest!