Living Confidently with Food Allergy Handbook PDF

Living Confidently with Food Allergy: A guide for parents and familiesLiving Confidently with Food Allergy: A guide for parents and families

Living Confidently with Food Allergy is a comprehensive and easy to read handbook that guides families managing food allergies. This resource can be downloaded as a free pdf and is the result of a collaborative effort headed and supported by Anaphylaxis Canada.

This handbook is appropriate for both US and Canadian families.
*Note: This handbook is copyright protected. Although it is completely free to download and print, we request that you do not repost the pdf on the internet.

You can download the entire Handbook above, or by sections below.


The information in this handbook is for educational purposes only. It is meant to help people learn how to manage a child’s allergies. It is not meant to give specific medical advice, recommendations, diagnosis, or treatment.

Readers should not rely on any information contained in this handbook as a replacement or substitute for professional medical advice or diagnosis or treatment. Nor should they delay getting professional medical advice or treatment because of information contained in this handbook. Medical knowledge is constantly developing.

Please speak with your child’s doctor or other healthcare professional before making any medical decision that affects your child or if you have any questions or concerns about their food allergies.

The authors of this handbook – Michael Pistiner, Jennifer LeBovidge and Anaphylaxis Canada – as well as individual contributors and reviewers will not be held responsible for any action taken or not taken based on/or as a result of the reader’s interpretation (understanding) of the information contained herein.

Please note that AllergyHome is not affiliated with Boston Children’s Hospital

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