• Parental Anxiety and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Pediatric Food Allergy

    3 days ago - By Journal of Pediatric Psychology

    AbstractObjective The purpose of this study was to explore anxiety, worry, and posttraumatic stress symptoms in parents of children with food allergies, and to evaluate whether these three psychological outcomes could be predicted by allergy severity, intolerance of uncertainty, and food allergy self-efficacy.Methods Participants were 105 parents who reported their children to have medically diagnosed food allergies. Participants were recruited to a study on parent wellbeing through an allergy clinic and social media advertisements. Participants completed online questionnaires assessing...
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