Joe Chithalen died due to an anaphylactic reaction to peanuts in 1999. His death could have been avoided. Through education and awareness we can make a difference for people at risk. Choose a link below to learn more about Joe.

Who Joe Was

Joe Chithalen was a respected musician, poet and friend. Find out what Joe was like, and his approach to life.

How He Lived

Joe was careful about his allergy but it never stopped him from doing what he loved.

How He Died

A single bite, a foreign country, so many little things added up to Joe's death. Learning from this experience we can do a lot to prevent another tragedy like Joe's.


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