The Huffington Post  – by Catherine Pearson

(Monday, December 24, 2012

When children have food allergies, their parents have to constantly watch out for allergens and be prepared for a possible reaction.

Another concern, and one that is often overlooked, is bullying. A new study, published online in the journal Pediatrics on Monday, found that more than 30 percent of children have been harassed by their classmates because of their allergies, and that parents are only aware of it about half of the time.