Teaching Our Kids About Food Allergies – Free Food Allergy Posters

Myth vs Fact – Advisory labels

Accompanying Information

Myth: “Advisory statements don’t mean anything. They’re only there to protect a company from liability.”
Fact: It is safest to avoid foods with advisory statements like “produced in a facility that…” or “may contain…”. Studies have found that some products with advisory statements contain enough allergen to cause reactions. For more information and a link to the study see Understanding Labels in the Living Confidently with Food Allergies Handbook.


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