Journal of Allergy / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Exploring Perceptions and Experiences of Food Allergy among New Canadians from Asia

Table 2

Obstacles to managing food allergy in birth place.

ObstacleNumber of participants
(% of the total)
Mentions
(% of the total)

Different eating habits3 (17)4 (18)
Different attitudes towards food2 (11)2 (9)
Less accommodative (in restaurants, schools, etc.)7 (39)9 (41)
Different health safety standards5 (28)6 (27)
Cost1 (5)1 (5)

Total18 (100)22 (100)