Dear Prudence video: Fake food allergies.

Help! My Mother-in-Law Pretends to Be Allergic to Every Kind of Food.

Help! My Mother-in-Law Pretends to Be Allergic to Every Kind of Food.

Advice on manners and morals.
April 1 2015 3:17 PM

Fake Food Allergies

Prudie advises a woman whose mother-in-law pretends to be allergic to nearly everything.

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In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a woman who believes her mother-in-law’s extensive food allergies are bogus.

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