Health Beat: Food Allergies and Food Pantries

Benita Zahn
Created: January 05, 2021 04:02 PM

It's estimated that 26 million Americans -- that's more than 10% of the population -- have food allergies. It can be challenging in the best of times to wend one's way through food options, but now add the increased pressure of doing that when you have to rely on a food pantry to insure you're fed. Lisa Gable is the CEO of FARE -- Food Allergy Research and Education.

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