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5+ Uncommon Poems About Food Allergies: Dietary Restrictions

Do you know what it’s like to be scared to eat? To never know if the food you’re about to eat will make you sick? That’s what it’s like for people with food allergies. For them, every meal is a gamble. 

But despite the risks, these brave people still find ways to enjoy food. In this anthology, we’ll share some poems that explore food allergies. We hope they’ll inspire you to tolerance and understanding.

What Are The Best Food Allergy Poems?


Do you have a food allergy? Chances are, you’re not alone. According to the Food Allergy Research and Education organisation, one in thirteen children in the United States has a food allergy. That’s a lot of people! If you’re one of them, you know that living with a food allergy can be tricky. 

 Food allergies are a severe issue for many people, and they can be life-threatening. The poems we’ve included in this list touch on the fear and isolation that come with food allergies and the hope that comes from finding community. 

If you have a poem about food allergies that you feel deserves to be on this list, please share it in the community. We would love to hear your thoughts and experiences with food allergies.

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