Percent of U.S. children with food allergies.
The annual overall economic cost, in billions, of food allergies in the U.S.
The direct medical cost, in billions, of food allergies, including clinician visits, emergency department visits and hospitalizations.
Cost, in billions, to families of children with allergies, including lost labor productivity, out-of-pocket and opportunity costs.
Total out-of-pocket cost, in billions, to families of children with allergies.
Average total out-of-pocket costs per child with allergies.
Percent of those out-of-pocket costs that go to purchasing special foods.
Source: JAMA Pediatrics study, The Economic Impact of Childhood Food Allergy in the United States; USA Today