"I was on vacation with my family. Trying to explain the allergies to them was frustrating. I had to be so careful and they didn't understand what it is like for me." -A member on MyFoodAllergyTeam
On MyFoodAllergyTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with food allergies, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Family members not understanding is one of the most discussed subjects.
Here are some conversations about family not understanding:
• I finally found a restaurant that I can eat at and took my family to. They told me they didn't like it so now I have to begin the tedious search again. Does anyone else have someone who just doesn’t get it?
Here are some question-and-answer threads about family not understanding:
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