Talking to schools about your child's food allergies
Joyce Machin, Pediatric Occupational Therapist, shares advice for parents on how to best talk to schools about your child's food allergies to make sure the school is prepared in case of emergency
More from Expert
Mom & Occupational Therapist
Joyce Jung Machin is a wife and mother of two beautiful girls - Maya and Ella. She is a pediatric occupational therapist with over 15 years of experience. She's been able to travel to many countries, complete triathlons, and work with orphans overseas. By far, her greatest pride is her family. Maya, seven years old, has multiple food allergies - wheat, dairy, fish, shellfish, nuts, tree nuts, and sesame. Joyce’s love for cooking has allowed many well-loved family dinners that are safe for all.