Careers: Military--Army, Navy, Airforce, Marines, Coast Guard/Enlistment


Hello mam, I have a question about my tree nut allergy. I was recently at meps and was DQ for my allergy and was told to get a waiver. It is not life threatining at all, but I do have a eppypen just in case. Do you think my waiver will be passed and should be able to enlist?

Hi James.

Nobody can really give you a good guess because it's on a case by case basis and it really just depends, but in my experience with allergies, if you have an EpiPen, that's not looking too good then. But if it isn't life threatening, it's anyone's guess. I know that's not the answer you're looking for, but it really just depends. Now it's time to "hurry up and wait" and see what happens.

Careers: Military--Army, Navy, Airforce, Marines, Coast Guard

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