The holidays can be a stressful time for parents of children with food allergies. As Tammy Pritchard says, "You can’t lock yourself away in a little bubble and refuse to enjoy life." Tammy’s son, Alex, came to National Jewish Health and can now enjoy holiday foods containing eggs. Hope for food allergies
This year, National Jewish Health will be part of Colorado Gives Day on Dec. 4. Any person with an Internet connection – in Colorado or anywhere – can donate on that day and have their gift increased by FirstBank Incentive Fund.
By the time Jamie Hanley was 3 and a half years old, the list of foods she couldn’t eat had ballooned to 16. Then, the Hanleys found the National Jewish Health Pediatric Day Program. The Hanleys are now raising money for the Child Life Program.