Teens in the Real World
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Quotes on Safe Dating


“I am very lucky to have a boyfriend who refuses to eat any food which might make me sick when he is with me. If he accidentally does eat a danger food, he will brush his teeth for an unusually long time before even talking to me.” ~ Danielle, age 17. Allergic to milk.

“I have learned that you must take your allergy really seriously and think about it in any situation. Even kissing your boyfriend could result in a serious allergic reaction if he has eaten something you’re allergic to.” ~ Julie, age16. Allergic to milk.

“My boyfriend is very careful about what he eats before spending time with me.” ~ Rebecca, age 19. Allergic to milk, eggs, peanuts, and tree nuts.

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