Survey: Kids with food allergies targeted by bullies

The survey by Mount Sinai showed that half of kids with food allergies had been bullied.

The survey by Mount Sinai showed that half of kids with food allergies had been bullied. (12/26/12)

BROOKLYN - Officials say new research on bullying shows that children with food allergies are being targeted by classmates.

The survey by Mount Sinai Hospital showed that half of kids with food allergies had been bullied.

Of those, a third report that the bullying was food related.

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