National initiative uses teal pumpkins to keep kids safe

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A teal pumpkin at a house tells trick or treaters that there are goodies at the house that they won't be allergic to.

Families who are offering food safe alternatives like toys and games on Halloween night place a teal pumpkin on their porch. A teal pumpkin on a doorstep indicates to neighbors that the home will be distributing allergy-friendly items to children out trick or treating. If you don't have a "Teal" pumpkin but still want to participate, go to TealPumpkinProject.org and print off a sign to tape on your door.

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There are no cures for food allergies, and the only way to prevent reactions are to avoid the allergen altogether, said Gill. They say it's working, too, with millions participating after nationwide outreach over the last four years.

Halloween can be a lonely holiday for kids with food allergies, as many fun-sized sweets are also chockablock full of gluten, peanuts and dairy. A few years ago, someone had the idea to paint a pumpkin with the color to raise awareness.

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The agencies used the video as a chance to urge other law enforcement agencies into action.

At West Ridge Church, they're having a Trunk or Treat on Halloween with more than one allergy-free option for kids. The organization's 2017 goal is to have at least one participant on every block.

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"The interesting thing is that most of the food allergies in children are to milk, eggs and peanuts", Johnson said.

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